Period
to 27 May 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 27 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.

Remote Desktop
England > East of England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 182 180
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.068% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.34% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
East of England median daily rate £109 £320 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.94% +146.15% -61.48%
10th Percentile £105 £120 £106
90th Percentile £114 £388 £207
England median daily rate £263 £253 £250
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.00% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £18.96 -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -17.24%

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 717 744 708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.27% 17.12% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 420 379
East of England median daily rate £378 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £155 £163 £200
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 64 57
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -34.67% +53.06%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.60 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

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 27 May 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 +4 2 - - 3
Essex +10 1 £109 -12.80% 2
Remote Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) XenMobile
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS

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%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
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%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) XenMobile
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp