Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 136 158
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.063% 0.14% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 1.11% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Manchester median daily rate - £213 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.05% +114.29%
North West median daily rate £130 £166 £211
% change year-on-year -21.45% -21.66% +56.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £11.75
North West median hourly rate £13.45 £12.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year +9.80% +4.26% -32.20%

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 487 361 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.23% 12.42% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 223 313
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £176 £115 £209
90th Percentile £538 £573 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 25
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +0.69% +33.33%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.75 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +5.88%

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

Remote Desktop
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Salford - 1 - -
Remote Desktop
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 2 (100.00%) Sony
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sony