The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Desktop Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Manager
Rank 257 257 241
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Manager 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.13% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.13% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Median daily rate £325 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.23% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -54.28%
Desktop Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8423 8943 8664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 95.02% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5002 5113 4698
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 431 445
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Desktop Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Desktop Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Desktop Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Desktop Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Desktop Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Desktop Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey 0 4 £325 -18.75%
Hampshire +5 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Desktop Manager
England

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 South East region featuring Desktop Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) FactSet
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) BYOD
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) VPN

Desktop Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) BYOD
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) FactSet
2 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (10.00%) Reuters