Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Desktop Engineer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 23
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 1.40% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.47% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Portsmouth median daily rate - £90 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.74% -17.86%
Hampshire median daily rate £145 £121 £155
% change year-on-year +20.33% -22.26% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £12.63 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.17% -20.14%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.45 £14.38
% change year-on-year -25.50% +21.39% +1.79%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 272 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 95.98% 95.10% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 156 117
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £400 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.32% +1.32%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £215
90th Percentile £542 £525 £443
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year +3.49% +3.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 38
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £32.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +27.31% +51.55%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.13 £12.31
90th Percentile £52.75 £53.75 £47.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year - +43.88% -31.86%

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Portsmouth

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Portsmouth

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Portsmouth