Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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.

Service Desk Engineer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 84 75
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate - - £130
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.70 £11.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +24.55% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 784 1127 934
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 94.79% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 749 620
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +15.38%
10th Percentile £194 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 54 86
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.87 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.87% +16.63% -15.00%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.48 £34.99 £25.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

Service Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Service Desk Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Engineer in South Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Desk Engineer in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Engineer in South Yorkshire

Service Desk Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Engineer in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Engineer in South Yorkshire