Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 129 158
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 -22
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.032% 0.35% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 2.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Manchester median daily rate - £363 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.10% -6.67%
North West median daily rate £133 £166 £160
% change year-on-year -19.94% +3.44% -28.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £11.75
North West median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £11.38
% change year-on-year +3.46% +14.29% -33.73%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 461 397 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.70% 14.04% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 226 314
Manchester median daily rate £378 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.57% -0.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £187 £145 £206
90th Percentile £554 £541 £550
North West median daily rate £398 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -0.63% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 29
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.20
90th Percentile £43.38 £41.00 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.44% -0.97% -5.44%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Manchester

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Remote Desktop in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in Manchester

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory