The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 104 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% - 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 3.11% - 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
XenDesktop
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
193 150 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.03% 9.72% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 76 47
Median daily rate £390 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £208 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.18 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.63% -7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Equitrac
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (22.22%) Avaya
6 2 (22.22%) Data Entry
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Entry
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Equitrac
4 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Polycom
5 1 (11.11%) Proofpoint