Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 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.

Virtual Desktop
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 142
Contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.032%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate - - £210
England median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year +2.74% +2.96% -21.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £15.78 £12.50
% change year-on-year +71.16% +26.20% -37.50%

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 411 381 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.07% 12.66% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 230 169
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% -6.47%
10th Percentile £126 £162 £110
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 49
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.30 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £21.20 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.22 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.34% +3.23% -3.13%

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