The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 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 Derbyshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.45% - 2.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.32% - 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Average daily rate £110 - £325
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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 9 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.63% 7.09% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 4 31
Average daily rate £110 £315 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.07% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £252 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 15
Average hourly rate £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.51% -53.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 1 £400 -
Derby - - - -
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) ServiceCenter
2 32 (96.97%) PowerShell
2 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 32 (96.97%) HP
2 32 (96.97%) VBScript
2 32 (96.97%) MS Office
2 32 (96.97%) Windows 2000
2 32 (96.97%) IBM Notes
2 32 (96.97%) Windows XP
2 32 (96.97%) MS Exchange
2 32 (96.97%) NetWare
2 32 (96.97%) VPN
2 32 (96.97%) Novell
2 32 (96.97%) Lotus
2 32 (96.97%) Blackberry
3 18 (54.55%) ITSM
3 18 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Vista
3 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) CCA
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
4 1 (3.03%) CCEE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (96.97%) IBM Notes
1 32 (96.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (96.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) VPN
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Support Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Support Manager
2 14 (42.42%) Environment Manager
2 14 (42.42%) Service Support Manager
2 14 (42.42%) Service Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 32 (96.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (96.97%) Windows 2000
2 32 (96.97%) Windows XP
2 32 (96.97%) NetWare
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Vista
3 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) PowerShell
1 32 (96.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCA
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCEE
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (96.97%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) HP
2 32 (96.97%) Novell
2 32 (96.97%) Lotus