The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +50.00%
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
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.62% 8.72% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Average daily rate £300 £386 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £299 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £678 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham