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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 61 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 0.95% 2.86% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £104 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -70.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £338 £314
% change year-on-year
-8.02% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.74 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +4.93%
XenDesktop
East of England

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
105 105 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.07% 14.15% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 40
Median daily rate £388 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £143 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £11.74 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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

XenDesktop
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft