The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Desktop Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Manager
UK / England
Rank 555 575 551
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 18 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.073% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.077% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 30
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £321 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £419 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Desktop Manager in the job title.

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Desktop Manager across the England region.

Desktop Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Desktop Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Desktop Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Desktop Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Manager across the England region.

Desktop Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Desktop Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 7 £431 -4.16% 1
South East +22 3 £500 +29.03%
North West +26 2 £450 +9.09%
West Midlands +5 2 £376 -30.32% 2
East of England - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Desktop Manager
UK

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Desktop Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Desktop Manager in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Office 365
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.81%) Migration
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
7 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
7 6 (19.35%) Citrix
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
8 5 (16.13%) DNS
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
8 5 (16.13%) SCCM
9 4 (12.90%) French Language
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
9 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.90%) DHCP
9 4 (12.90%) Retail
9 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
10 3 (9.68%) PMI
10 3 (9.68%) PMP
10 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
10 3 (9.68%) NHS
10 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
10 3 (9.68%) Application Rationalisation

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 4 (12.90%) French Language
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
1 3 (9.68%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 6 (19.35%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Application Rationalisation
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.45%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (6.45%) Logistics
7 2 (6.45%) Service Design
8 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.68%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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