The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 1.04% -
As % of the System Software category - 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £351 £230
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +52.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-44.23% +85.71%
XenDesktop
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 126 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.97% 10.89% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 26
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Average hourly rate £15.46 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) CCIA
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) CCAA
1 1 (50.00%) CCEE
1 1 (50.00%) CCIA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VCP5
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) VMware