The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - - 2.29%
As % of the System Software category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

System Software Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.63% 6.37% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £205 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £176 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £330 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.02 £11.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

XenDesktop
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

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%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware