Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 25 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.

Desktop Engineer
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - - 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Wakefield median daily rate - - £150
West Yorkshire median daily rate £180 £183 £140
% change year-on-year -1.37% +30.36% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wakefield median hourly rate - - £13.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £15.86
% change year-on-year +52.17% -27.49% +51.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Contract vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 104 89 47
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 98.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 23
Wakefield median daily rate £375 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £131 £147 £173
90th Percentile £513 £439 £413
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 12
Wakefield median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +10.86% +18.91%
10th Percentile £10.10 £9.33 £10.65
90th Percentile £16.50 £16.50 £14.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Wakefield

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Wakefield

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Wakefield