Period
to 15 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yeovil during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
Somerset > Yeovil
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil - 27.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Yeovil median daily rate - £120 -
Somerset median daily rate £145 £125 £190
% change year-on-year +16.00% -34.21% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yeovil median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil. 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
Yeovil
Contract vacancies in Yeovil with a recognized job title 31 28 55
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.55% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 3
Yeovil median daily rate £350 £140 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -60.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £226 £110 £320
90th Percentile £405 £369 £420
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 44
Yeovil median hourly rate £41.83 £16.79 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +149.11% -58.03% -5.88%
10th Percentile £38.65 £12.38 £35.50
90th Percentile £45.95 £42.48 £43.00
Somerset median hourly rate £41.00 £17.42 £39.50
% change year-on-year +135.40% -55.91% +0.64%

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Yeovil

Desktop Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support in Yeovil

Desktop Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support in Yeovil