The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 109 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.27% 0.098%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 1.71% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £590 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
XenDesktop
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
334 350 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.51% 15.66% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 169 153
Average daily rate £350 £361 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.02% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 32 31
Average hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Winchester - 5 £283 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (89.47%) XenServer
3 16 (84.21%) VMware
4 15 (78.95%) PowerShell
5 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
6 13 (68.42%) XenApp
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
7 11 (57.89%) Change Management
7 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (57.89%) vSphere
8 10 (52.63%) SCCM
8 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (42.11%) SCVMM
9 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
10 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
10 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
10 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 4 (21.05%) SCOM
12 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
12 4 (21.05%) SCOrch

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix Support
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (31.58%) Server Support
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Server Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Change Management
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) PowerShell
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) XenServer
2 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) XenApp
4 11 (57.89%) vSphere
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 8 (42.11%) SCVMM
3 4 (21.05%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) VMware