Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Desktop Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Desktop Virtualisation over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Desktop Virtualization
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 195 194
Contract jobs citing Desktop Virtualisation 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.21% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
East of England median daily rate - £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% +30.00%
England median daily rate £356 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -11.05% +6.80% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.80 £14.35 -
% change year-on-year +3.14% - -

Desktop Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,266 4,020 4,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.08% 85.15% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,444 2,363 2,433
East of England median daily rate £436 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £238 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 267 301
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.94 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

Desktop Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Virtualisation in the East of England

Desktop Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Virtualisation in the East of England