The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +55.00%
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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 Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.15% 13.66% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 25
Average daily rate £175 £195 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £173 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £376 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge