The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 118 120
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.20% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category - 1.93% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Median daily rate - £353 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £313 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.40% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
195 259 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.81% 10.17% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 158 160
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 29
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% +236.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £14.20 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenDesktop across the Berkshire region.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft