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 23 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 110 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% - 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% - 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £358
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.54 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +12.70%
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
355 254 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.62% 15.95% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 129 82
Average daily rate £348 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 34
Average hourly rate £23.13 £16.00 £15.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% +3.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -3.12%

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 23 October 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
(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
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Altiris
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) SMTP
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) CA
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) ARCserve
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (50.00%) Replication

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (66.67%) CA
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Altiris
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) HP