The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 88 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 2.91% 1.04% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £111 £325 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.00% +140.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £325 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £325 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +5.26%
XenDesktop
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
172 193 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.55% 10.97% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 79 67
Median daily rate £325 £333 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £130 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 53
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.63 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the East Midlands region.

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derbyshire - 4 £110 -
Leicestershire - 1 £111 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Lotus
1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 12 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 12 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) IT Support
2 8 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
4 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Lotus
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft