Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 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.

Virtual Desktop
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - +139 -15
Contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.032% - 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
East Midlands median daily rate - - £215
England median daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £11.00
England median hourly rate £16.81 £12.38 £16.25
% change year-on-year +35.80% -23.85% -18.75%

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 411 363 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.19% 11.49% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 216 119
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.72% +21.54% -
10th Percentile £168 £139 £167
90th Percentile £491 £600 £475
England median daily rate £425 £413 £356
% change year-on-year +3.03% +16.01% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.93% -6.48%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.31 £10.11
90th Percentile £28.25 £21.88 £22.57
England median hourly rate £16.81 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.03% - +6.67%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands

Virtual Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands

Virtual Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands

Virtual Desktop
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect