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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 July 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 24 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.99% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £313 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 - -
75th Percentile £338 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £325 £120 £438
% change year-on-year +170.83% -72.57% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.55 £18.27 -
% change year-on-year +1.53% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.42% 15.38% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 45 33
10th Percentile £310 £245 £232
25th Percentile £313 £313 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £363 £363
Median % change year-on-year +17.24% - -
75th Percentile £488 £400 £400
90th Percentile £650 £545 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 4
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.81 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +12.28% -24.36% -59.44%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 £27.94
90th Percentile £16.57 £49.63 £40.43
East of England median hourly rate £15.99 £18.27 £15.50
% change year-on-year -12.51% +17.87% -10.14%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Cambridgeshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Remote Desktop in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in Cambridgeshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Remote Desktop in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in Cambridgeshire

Remote Desktop
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Desktop within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough - 22 £325 - 3
Cambridge - 2 £370 -
Remote Desktop
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 23 (95.83%) SLA
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
1 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (95.83%) Azure
1 23 (95.83%) AWS
2 22 (91.67%) Incident Management
2 22 (91.67%) SCCM
2 22 (91.67%) SharePoint
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft 365
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (91.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Social Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Ivanti
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Hypervisor

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 22 (91.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (95.83%) AWS
1 23 (95.83%) Azure
2 22 (91.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (12.50%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 22 (91.67%) Applications Engineer
1 22 (91.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
2 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop Support
2 1 (4.17%) Remote Support Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Change Management
1 22 (91.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) CCA
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (95.83%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 22 (91.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Ivanti