Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 67 82
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.08% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
South Wales median daily rate - £184 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.17% -11.54%
Wales median daily rate - £184 £288
% change year-on-year - -36.17% -11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South Wales median hourly rate - £21.19 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +56.96% -
Wales median hourly rate - £21.19 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +56.96% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 135 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 14.37% 14.55% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 92 142
South Wales median daily rate £400 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50% +17.22%
10th Percentile £313 £151 £276
90th Percentile £575 £450 £524
Wales median daily rate £400 £310 £400
% change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 17
South Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £21.19 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.31% -39.46% +105.88%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.61 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.88 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £11.72 £21.00
% change year-on-year +38.65% -44.19% +95.35%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in South Wales

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in South Wales

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in South Wales