The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 52 52
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.08% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category - 5.93% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-13.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+80.64% -27.90%
XenDesktop
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
99 118 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.40% 18.21% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +72.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XenDesktop
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) MSI
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Support
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Wyse