Period
to 18 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a Deskside Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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.

Deskside Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 76 104
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Engineer 0 7 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East - 0.72% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.76% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £114 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.77% -41.03%
England median daily rate £133 £114 £114
% change year-on-year +16.42% - -23.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.25 -
England median hourly rate - £79.82 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +369.51% +30.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 271 918 1,176
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 94.64% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 564 752
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% +7.59%
10th Percentile £270 £186 £226
90th Percentile £579 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 67 44
Median hourly rate £22.75 £15.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.90% +4.67% -32.58%
10th Percentile £11.96 £10.25 £10.24
90th Percentile £41.88 £32.57 £33.80
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +8.11% -1.07%

Deskside Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Deskside Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Deskside Engineer in the North East

Deskside Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Deskside Engineer in the North East.

Daily rate trend for Deskside Engineer in the North East

Deskside Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Deskside Engineer in the North East.

Hourly rate trend for Deskside Engineer in the North East