Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 September 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 20 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.61% 0.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £315 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% - -
South East median daily rate £305 £231 £263
% change year-on-year +31.89% -11.90% -25.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.45% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 200 182 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.06% 15.50% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 136 125
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £255 £155 £254
90th Percentile £600 £529 £550
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.25 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +11.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.25 £24.00 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +29.58% -29.00% +11.11%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in Oxfordshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in Oxfordshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Desktop in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remote Desktop in Oxfordshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in Oxfordshire

Remote Desktop
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Oxford +14 15 £325 -18.75%
Kidlington -4 2 £305 -23.75%
Remote Desktop
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (90.00%) Office 365
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 17 (85.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) DNS
4 16 (80.00%) SCCM
5 15 (75.00%) Mac OS
5 15 (75.00%) Application Packaging
5 15 (75.00%) Data Protection
5 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
5 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (75.00%) Web Services
5 15 (75.00%) Apple
5 15 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (75.00%) GDPR
6 11 (55.00%) Problem Management
6 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (55.00%) Runbook
7 9 (45.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Office 365
2 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DHCP
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Server Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (25.00%) Systems Support
6 5 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (20.00%) Server Support
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
8 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 15 (75.00%) Mac OS
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 15 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 15 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 11 (55.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (55.00%) Runbook
3 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) SCCM
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Apple
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Fortinet