Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 157 171
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.033% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.034% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £180
Yorkshire median daily rate £125 £90 £180
% change year-on-year +38.89% -50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,293 2,946 3,367
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.75% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,226 2,027 2,176
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £256 £250
90th Percentile £556 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 90 107
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +13.60% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.36 £9.81 £8.75
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £14.88 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.95% +8.18% +1.14%

Help Desk Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Engineer in West Yorkshire

Help Desk Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Engineer in West Yorkshire