The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South West / Bristol
Rank 60 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 1.02% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 13.79% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Median daily rate £313 £260 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -44.23%

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.27% 7.37% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 33
Median daily rate £313 £235 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.97% -44.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £120 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) Incident Management
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Wyse
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) AppSense
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
3 11 (84.62%) MS Office
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
5 8 (61.54%) Citrix
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
5 8 (61.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (53.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) BitLocker
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) Symantec
6 7 (53.85%) Dell
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (38.46%) Cisco

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 13 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
4 8 (61.54%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (53.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) AppSense
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Wyse
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Dell
4 7 (53.85%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) CA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (30.77%) Polycom
7 2 (15.38%) Xerox
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