Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Desktop Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Desktop Virtualisation over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Desktop Virtualization
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 178 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - -
Contract jobs citing Desktop Virtualisation 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.021% 0.091% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - -
England median daily rate £450 £425 £200
% change year-on-year +5.88% +112.50% -45.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.40 £60.00 £13.70
% change year-on-year -44.33% +337.96% -

Desktop Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,220 3,737 4,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.85% 84.64% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,842 2,453 2,722
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £259 £256
90th Percentile £563 £545 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 104 138
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.25 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.04% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £10.63
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.35 £32.88
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +5.56%

Desktop Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Virtualisation in Yorkshire

Desktop Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Virtualisation in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Virtualisation 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Desktop Virtualisation.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Desktop Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware