The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 46 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.99% - -
As % of the System Software category 20.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 0
Median daily rate £280 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +5.26%
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
221 55 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.18% 7.13% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 23 53
Median daily rate £275 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £220 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.80% -36.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in the North East

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Tyne and Wear - 46 £280 - 3
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 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 North East region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
1 46 (100.00%) XenApp
1 46 (100.00%) XenServer
2 45 (97.83%) DHCP
3 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
4 40 (86.96%) VMware
5 38 (82.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 38 (82.61%) AppSense
6 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
7 34 (73.91%) ITIL
8 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
9 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (56.52%) ThinPrint
11 25 (54.35%) XenMobile
11 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
12 24 (52.17%) Degree
12 24 (52.17%) Computer Science
12 24 (52.17%) Business Continuity
12 24 (52.17%) Service Delivery
12 24 (52.17%) SAP
12 24 (52.17%) SafeCom
13 23 (50.00%) HP
13 23 (50.00%) Project Management
14 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
15 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (45.65%) DNS
16 19 (41.30%) IIS
16 19 (41.30%) SCCM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 19 (41.30%) IIS
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) DHCP
2 21 (45.65%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) SMS
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MSI
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Support Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix Support
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Support
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) ITIL
2 24 (52.17%) Business Continuity
2 24 (52.17%) Service Delivery
3 23 (50.00%) Project Management
4 18 (39.13%) Software Delivery
5 11 (23.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Software Distribution
7 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
2 7 (15.22%) VB
2 7 (15.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
2 24 (52.17%) Degree
3 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 46 (100.00%) XenApp
1 46 (100.00%) XenServer
2 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
3 38 (82.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Brightmail
6 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (54.35%) XenMobile
2 19 (41.30%) EdgeSight
2 19 (41.30%) SCCM
3 14 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (86.96%) VMware
3 38 (82.61%) AppSense
4 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
5 26 (56.52%) ThinPrint
6 24 (52.17%) SafeCom
6 24 (52.17%) SAP
7 23 (50.00%) HP
8 2 (4.35%) Compaq
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) IronPort
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £35 - £37 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago