Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 August 2019 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 169 146
Rank change year-on-year +30 -23 -
Contract jobs citing Remote Desktop 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.030% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 0.28% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £325 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +106.35% -
Yorkshire median daily rate £110 £313 £158
% change year-on-year -64.80% +98.41% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.16 - £11.75
10th Percentile £10.75 - £10.88
90th Percentile £11.58 - £12.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.16 £18.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year -38.00% +53.19% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 303 362 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.72% 10.70% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 211 208
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £417 £420
% change year-on-year -4.08% -0.71% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 35 24
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £17.41 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +15.30% +27.16%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.70 £9.48
90th Percentile £41.70 £31.95 £36.39
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.77 £14.20
% change year-on-year -9.94% +25.11% +1.43%

Remote Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Remote Desktop in West Yorkshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remote Desktop in West Yorkshire

Remote Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remote Desktop in West Yorkshire

Remote Desktop
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Leeds +28 3 - - 5
Remote Desktop
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Remote Desktop.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Verint
2 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (66.67%) Preventative Maintenance
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN

Remote Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Preventative Maintenance
1 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Verint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware