Period
to 15 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 15 January 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 194 198
Contract jobs citing Virtual Desktop 0 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.041% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category - 0.32% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Yorkshire median daily rate - £200 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -66.32% -
England median daily rate £475 £370 £438
% change year-on-year +28.38% -15.53% +25.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
England median hourly rate £20.90 £14.13 £12.50
% change year-on-year +47.98% +13.00% -37.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 526 625 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.04% 12.82% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 408 370
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £117 £163 £120
90th Percentile £538 £550 £537
England median daily rate £445 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +7.88% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 109
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.10 £13.92 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.86% +15.96% -7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.92
90th Percentile £20.00 £25.00 £19.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.96% +3.39% -

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire