Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 - 144
Rank change year-on-year - +144 -52
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.97% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £269 - £190
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £269 - £190
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 187 212 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.06% 25.06% 33.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 168 450
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £347 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.34% +20.17% -16.90%
10th Percentile £226 £208 £205
90th Percentile £475 £528 £425
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £344 £290
% change year-on-year -5.52% +18.62% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 64
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.25 £27.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -3.57% +19.15%
10th Percentile £11.58 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £42.90 £36.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +35.63% -22.32% +23.08%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Remote Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Newcastle upon Tyne

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in Newcastle upon Tyne

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) ThinPrint
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) SafeCom
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) XenServer
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) vRealize
5 4 (44.44%) PowerCLI
5 4 (44.44%) VSAN
5 4 (44.44%) VMware NSX
5 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) Google
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) Apple
7 2 (22.22%) Linux

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) G Suite
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VSAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITSM
1 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) VMware NSX
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) PowerCLI
1 4 (44.44%) SafeCom
1 4 (44.44%) vRealize
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) ThinPrint
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Ivanti