Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Help Desk Support
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 143 151
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Leeds median daily rate - £100 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -65.52% +231.67%
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £100 £290
% change year-on-year - -65.52% +231.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Leeds median hourly rate - £12.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.95% -20.83%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +28.95% -19.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2178 2507 3098
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 95.83% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1665 2141
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.60 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Help Desk Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Leeds

Help Desk Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Help Desk Support in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Support in Leeds

Help Desk Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Support in Leeds