Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Engineer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Desktop Support Engineer
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - +43 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 0.34% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Winchester median daily rate £225 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £160 £140 £160
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Winchester median hourly rate - - £13.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.12 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year -19.31% +4.79% +5.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester. 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
Winchester
Contract vacancies in Winchester with a recognized job title 283 218 300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 93.97% 98.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 180 231
Winchester median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £463
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 18
Winchester median hourly rate £12.95 £14.13 £12.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.32% +11.22% -63.71%
10th Percentile £8.81 £11.31 £9.60
90th Percentile £30.00 £18.88 £40.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £22.10
% change year-on-year -16.11% +1.81% +32.18%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Winchester

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Winchester

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Winchester

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Desktop Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Winchester region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM