Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 18 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 Technician
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 72
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.98% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.04% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Southampton median hourly rate - £11.63 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.06% +5.38%
Hampshire median hourly rate £12.49 £11.75 £11.75
% change year-on-year +6.28% - +5.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 439 479 673
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 94.11% 97.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 334 454
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £497
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 68
Southampton median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.14% -12.31% -4.52%
10th Percentile £12.85 £11.00 £10.96
90th Percentile £48.84 £25.50 £45.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.14 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.44% +25.00% -

Service Desk Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Service Desk Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Technician in Southampton

Service Desk Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Technician in Southampton