The median contractor rate for a Desktop Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank - 49 46
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £180 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £153 £155
% change year-on-year -1.63% -1.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -1.40% +18.51%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 390 537 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.99% 96.06% 98.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 265 201
Median daily rate £365 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Desktop Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware