Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Remote Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Remote Desktop over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Remote Desktop
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 107 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 13 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.63% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 1.57% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Bristol median daily rate £363 £425 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +226.92% -
10th Percentile £121 £111 £108
90th Percentile £410 £468 £234
South West median daily rate £308 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -27.65% +25.93% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Remote Desktop is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 296 318 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.26% 16.75% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 208 182
Bristol median daily rate £375 £361 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +6.25% -9.33%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £200
90th Percentile £475 £538 £538
South West median daily rate £390 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +5.76% +5.36% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 19
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.79% +14.29% +11.36%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.30 £11.05
90th Percentile £118.13 £38.95 £45.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% +0.74% -14.01%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Desktop in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remote Desktop in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Remote Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (15.38%) CCA
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) iPhone
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCA
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Dell