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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 112 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.049% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 0.37% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£483 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.46% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
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
279 272 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.49% 13.36% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 156 130
Average daily rate £381 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.80% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 46
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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 6 July 2015. 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
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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
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Havant - 5 £483 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Symantec
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) MS Office
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) DHCP
2 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (76.92%) XenApp
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
2 10 (76.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
3 9 (69.23%) Ventyx
3 9 (69.23%) Portfolio Management
3 9 (69.23%) OpenText
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) CA
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Symantec
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) OpenText
3 9 (69.23%) Ventyx
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Altiris
5 3 (23.08%) CA
6 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco