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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / North East
Rank 82 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.72% - 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 4.32% - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £304 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -44.23%

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
162 71 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.56% 7.94% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 38 41
Median daily rate £290 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.37% +38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 5
Median hourly rate £24.54 £26.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +21.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.90 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £47.50 £29.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenDesktop Hourly 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 £280 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
1 18 (100.00%) XenServer
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) DHCP
3 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
4 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (77.78%) AppSense
6 12 (66.67%) VMware
6 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
7 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (50.00%) SCCM
8 9 (50.00%) XenMobile
8 9 (50.00%) Software Delivery
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (50.00%) ITIL
9 8 (44.44%) DNS
9 8 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (38.89%) ThinPrint
10 7 (38.89%) SafeCom
10 7 (38.89%) Project Management
10 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
10 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
10 7 (38.89%) SAP
11 6 (33.33%) IIS
11 6 (33.33%) EdgeSight

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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
1 9 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
1 4 (22.22%) VB
1 4 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
1 18 (100.00%) XenServer
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
1 9 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (38.89%) SafeCom
4 6 (33.33%) EdgeSight
5 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) AppSense
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) SAP
5 7 (38.89%) ThinPrint
6 5 (27.78%) HP
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