The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 60 58 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 5.21% 5.10% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £188 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £308
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +17.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -29.14%
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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
96 98 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.85% 13.03% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 36
Median daily rate £325 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 12
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -40.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £42.50 £34.40
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 Hertfordshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Stevenage +5 1 - - 1
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL