Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk 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.

Help Desk Support
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Suffolk median daily rate - £68 -
East of England median daily rate £213 £170 £119
% change year-on-year +25.00% +43.16% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 285 447 444
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.06% 95.51% 96.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 277 293
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £130 £219 £264
90th Percentile £569 £550 £523
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Suffolk median hourly rate £12.00 £16.56 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.53% +32.46% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.95 £8.63
90th Percentile £35.50 £43.13 £15.45
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
% change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Suffolk

Help Desk Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Support in Suffolk

Help Desk Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Support in Suffolk