Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 20 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 Support Engineer
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 45
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.40% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.41% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Suffolk median daily rate - - £168
East of England median daily rate £130 £125 £120
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
East of England median hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.99% +16.67% +1.69%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 264 486 452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 95.65% 97.20% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 314 295
Suffolk median daily rate £390 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £130 £215 £225
90th Percentile £525 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 33
Suffolk median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.95 £10.85
90th Percentile £44.88 £36.63 £26.89
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Suffolk

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Suffolk

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Suffolk