Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 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.

Remote Desktop
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 180 181
Rank change year-on-year -27 +1 +28
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 3 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.060% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 2.35% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
East of England median daily rate £109 £375 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -70.93% +188.46% -62.18%
10th Percentile £105 £121 £106
90th Percentile £114 £586 £136
England median daily rate £250 £263 £220
% change year-on-year -4.76% +19.32% -16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £18.96 -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.94 £11.80
% change year-on-year -2.44% +52.01% -23.87%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 836 852 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.76% 18.20% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 452 479
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £163 £179 £200
90th Percentile £562 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 98 64
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.98 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.43% -49.39% +27.12%
10th Percentile £11.95 £10.47 £12.76
90th Percentile £50.50 £42.65 £45.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -28.00% +21.95%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in the East of England

Remote Desktop
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 Remote Desktop in the East of England.

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

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in the East of England

Remote Desktop
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +1 2 - - 8
Essex +6 1 £109 -12.80% 2
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) ESET
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) ESET
2 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
2 1 (33.33%) VMware