The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cheltenham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 £311 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £140.00 -
% change year-on-year
-85.71% -
System Software Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.28% 22.22% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 13
Average daily rate £365 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenDesktop
Gloucestershire

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