The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 19 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 23 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.39% 1.90% -
As % of the System Software category 40.35% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £112 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.40% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.36%

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

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 23.27% 19.01% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 9
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £114 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £422 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +7 16 £350 +212.50%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 23 (95.83%) Citrix
2 19 (79.17%) XenApp
3 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) AppSense
5 12 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.50%) Lotus
8 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
8 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
8 3 (12.50%) C
8 3 (12.50%) VBScript
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 10

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) High Availability
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) XenApp
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Citrix
2 16 (66.67%) AppSense
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (4.17%) VMware