Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 153 121
Rank change year-on-year +18 -32 +27
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% 0.097% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.75% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Manchester median daily rate £120 - £300
North West median daily rate £173 £254 £168
% change year-on-year -32.22% +51.93% -61.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £11.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +51.85% -13.88% +8.33%

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 317 399 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.51% 12.86% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 244 219
Manchester median daily rate £438 £391 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.03% +0.13% -2.50%
10th Percentile £213 £180 £177
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 53 29
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +20.69% -1.69%
10th Percentile £13.42 £12.75 £10.90
90th Percentile £30.34 £37.50 £20.80
North West median hourly rate £17.21 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.21% +9.68% -

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 25 June 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft