The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.04% -
As % of the System Software category - 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £230 £348
% change year-on-year
+52.39% -33.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

System Software Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.65% 7.77% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Average daily rate £394 £569 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +67.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £356 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £625 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £17.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense