The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 349 333 356
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 68 87 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 2.89% 4.09% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 56
Median daily rate £425 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.03 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.99% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -4.76%
XenDesktop
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2351 2125 2068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.85% 9.39% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1433 1293
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 150 161
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in London

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in London

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram in London

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in London

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
City of London +41 14 £400 -2.43% 1
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
Ilford +4 1 - -
Bromley -13 1 £200 -
Enfield - 1 £160 -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Grays - 1 £165 -
Harrow - 1 - -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 126 (98.44%) Citrix
2 97 (75.78%) Windows
3 92 (71.88%) XenApp
4 71 (55.47%) VMware
5 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
6 60 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 59 (46.09%) SCCM
8 58 (45.31%) Windows Server
9 44 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
11 41 (32.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (28.91%) ITIL
13 33 (25.78%) HP
13 33 (25.78%) Finance
13 33 (25.78%) Microsoft App-V
14 32 (25.00%) NetScaler
15 29 (22.66%) SCOM
16 26 (20.31%) Windows 7
17 23 (17.97%) AppSense
17 23 (17.97%) DNS
17 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
18 22 (17.19%) MS Exchange
18 22 (17.19%) XenServer
19 18 (14.06%) SAN
19 18 (14.06%) Hyper-V
20 17 (13.28%) MS Office
20 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
21 15 (11.72%) Project Management
21 15 (11.72%) Service Delivery

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 22 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.28%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) ImageReady
5 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Office 365
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.69%) SaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.56%) IaaS
4 2 (1.56%) PaaS
5 1 (0.78%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 23 (17.97%) DNS
3 18 (14.06%) SAN
4 14 (10.94%) DHCP
5 7 (5.47%) Internet
6 5 (3.91%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.91%) VPN
6 5 (3.91%) WAN
7 4 (3.13%) Firewall
7 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.13%) LAN
7 4 (3.13%) SSL
8 3 (2.34%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.56%) MPLS
10 1 (0.78%) PBX
10 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.78%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MSI
2 2 (1.56%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.56%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 33 (25.78%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Banking
3 10 (7.81%) Legal
4 7 (5.47%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Games
6 2 (1.56%) Law
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (24.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 19 (14.84%) Consultant
3 17 (13.28%) Analyst
4 16 (12.50%) Architect
5 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Citrix Consultant
7 10 (7.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Citrix Architect
9 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Administrator
10 7 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.69%) Citrix Support
11 6 (4.69%) Citrix Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support
12 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Citrix Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) .NET
1 2 (1.56%) Middleware
1 2 (1.56%) SAML
2 1 (0.78%) MDX
2 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.03%) Fat Client
2 9 (7.03%) Thin Client
3 8 (6.25%) Clustering
4 7 (5.47%) Hedge funds
5 6 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.91%) Replication
7 4 (3.13%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.13%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.13%) PKI
8 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.78%) BYOD
10 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.78%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.78%) Informatics
10 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 97 (75.78%) Windows
2 58 (45.31%) Windows Server
3 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (32.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (20.31%) Windows 7
6 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.03%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.91%) Linux
9 5 (3.91%) VMS
10 4 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.34%) Android
11 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.78%) Unix
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) ITIL
2 15 (11.72%) Project Management
2 15 (11.72%) Service Delivery
3 14 (10.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (10.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (8.59%) Migration
6 9 (7.03%) Asset Management
6 9 (7.03%) Service Management
7 8 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
7 8 (6.25%) ITSM
8 7 (5.47%) PRINCE
9 6 (4.69%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.91%) Data Management
10 5 (3.91%) High Availability
10 5 (3.91%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.91%) Release Management
10 5 (3.91%) Workflow
11 4 (3.13%) Application Packaging
11 4 (3.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.94%) VBScript
3 10 (7.81%) SQL
4 7 (5.47%) VB
5 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.59%) DV Cleared
3 9 (7.03%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.69%) CCA
6 5 (3.91%) CCEE
6 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.13%) MCSE
8 2 (1.56%) CCAA
8 2 (1.56%) CCEA
8 2 (1.56%) MCSA
9 1 (0.78%) CCNA
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) Degree
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.78%) MCP
9 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 92 (71.88%) XenApp
2 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
3 44 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (25.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (17.19%) XenServer
6 18 (14.06%) Hyper-V
7 13 (10.16%) vSphere
8 9 (7.03%) VMware ESX
9 8 (6.25%) BitLocker
9 8 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (3.13%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.56%) MetaFrame
12 2 (1.56%) Xen
13 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.78%) Firmware
13 1 (0.78%) SRDF
13 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 59 (46.09%) SCCM
2 29 (22.66%) SCOM
3 12 (9.38%) HP SIM
4 8 (6.25%) XenMobile
5 6 (4.69%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.13%) EdgeSight
6 4 (3.13%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (3.13%) Windows Intune
7 3 (2.34%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.34%) Control-M
7 3 (2.34%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.56%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.78%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.78%) vMotion
9 1 (0.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 126 (98.44%) Citrix
2 71 (55.47%) VMware
3 60 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 33 (25.78%) HP
5 23 (17.97%) AppSense
6 13 (10.16%) Cisco
6 13 (10.16%) Symantec
7 7 (5.47%) NetApp
8 6 (4.69%) Apple
9 5 (3.91%) Altiris
9 5 (3.91%) BMC
9 5 (3.91%) Wyse
10 4 (3.13%) Dell
10 4 (3.13%) IBM
10 4 (3.13%) Sophos
11 3 (2.34%) Avaya
11 3 (2.34%) Remedy
12 2 (1.56%) EMC
12 2 (1.56%) Oracle
12 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
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