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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.46% 0.85% -
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £424 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £369 £340
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £18.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.50% -33.63%
System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.31% 13.98% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 10
Average daily rate £315 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £68 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.19 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £52.70 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%
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
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 24 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
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XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (66.67%) Novell
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus
3 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 4 (66.67%) NetWare
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) CCEE
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 4 (66.67%) NetWare
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCEE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Novell
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint