Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 21 May 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.

Virtual Desktop
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.11%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - - £700
North East median daily rate - - £700
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 222 181 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.51% 15.48% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 110 203
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £330 £328 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +12.93% -10.77%
10th Percentile £218 £166 £218
90th Percentile £500 £493 £497
North East median daily rate £321 £325 £295
% change year-on-year -1.38% +10.17% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 27
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.98% -12.50% +111.32%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.20 £9.80
90th Percentile £30.25 £40.00 £36.66
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -38.78% -12.50% +115.38%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Tyne and Wear

Virtual Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Desktop in Tyne and Wear