Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Support was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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.

Help Desk Support
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 191 204
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 2 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.045% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £140 £100 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -48.72% +81.40%
10th Percentile £130 £100 £119
90th Percentile £150 £100 £276
England median daily rate £140 £145 £150
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.95% -20.83%
England median hourly rate £13.05 £12.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +2.37% +2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4294 5188 5852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.13% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3331 3898
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.58 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Help Desk Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support in Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Help Desk Support in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Support in Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Support in Yorkshire

Help Desk Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +16 2 £140 -
Help Desk Support
England