Period
to 5 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Help Desk Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 70 101
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £210 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.48% -
South East median daily rate £135 £120 £165
% change year-on-year +12.50% -27.27% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £13.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 197 729 1,256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.26% 98.38% 97.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 506 885
Median daily rate £413 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% -3.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £200 £151 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 55
Median hourly rate £38.31 £21.76 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.06% +24.34% -1.52%
10th Percentile £11.45 £15.00 £11.07
90th Percentile £180.00 £59.06 £53.75
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.70% +21.05% +8.02%

Help Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Engineer in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Help Desk Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Help Desk Engineer in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Help Desk Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Help Desk Engineer in Oxfordshire