The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 55 67
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - 1.33% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £304 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.53%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 75 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.70% 13.23% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 39
Median daily rate £375 £230 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £94 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -66.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £60.00 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire