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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 96 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 12 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.19% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 5.94% 2.11% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £295 - £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £303
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +19.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -29.14%
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
202 142 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.23% 8.77% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 51 88
Median daily rate £375 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 26
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.63 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.95% -33.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 - 8 £285 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £265 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (92.31%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) XenApp
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Apple
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365

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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
7 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) AppSense
4 3 (23.08%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus
5 1 (7.69%) Rackspace