Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tonbridge during the 6 months to 18 December 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
Kent > Tonbridge
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tonbridge 6.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Tonbridge median daily rate £200 - -
Kent median daily rate £200 - £105
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tonbridge median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tonbridge. 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
Tonbridge
Contract vacancies in Tonbridge with a recognized job title 15 14 8
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 6
Tonbridge median daily rate £193 £193 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -49.51% -3.17%
10th Percentile £108 £105 £269
90th Percentile £599 £575 £500
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Tonbridge median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% - -
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +60.56% -3.03% -5.71%

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, Desktop Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tonbridge region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Eikon
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet