The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 66 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 3.81% - 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£210 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-32.60% +26.02%
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
105 83 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.95% 10.51% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 22
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £110 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £29.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Vacancies
Stevenage - 3 - - 1
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) XenMobile
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) MSI
5 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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