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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.24% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £308
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +17.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -29.14%
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
321 118 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.36% 10.75% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 52 35
Median daily rate £315 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £221 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £635 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 20
Median hourly rate £26.75 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £12.36 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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 - 16 £225 - 2
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Citrix
1 111 (100.00%) XenApp
2 100 (90.09%) XenServer
3 99 (89.19%) Windows
4 98 (88.29%) DHCP
5 92 (82.88%) AppSense
6 90 (81.08%) VMware
7 88 (79.28%) Active Directory
8 85 (76.58%) Microsoft
8 85 (76.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 67 (60.36%) Windows Server
10 66 (59.46%) ITIL
11 54 (48.65%) DNS
11 54 (48.65%) Degree
11 54 (48.65%) Computer Science
12 52 (46.85%) SCCM
12 52 (46.85%) Security Cleared
13 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 48 (43.24%) Software Delivery
14 47 (42.34%) ThinPrint
14 47 (42.34%) SC Cleared
15 45 (40.54%) HP
15 45 (40.54%) XenMobile
16 44 (39.64%) SafeCom
17 43 (38.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 40 (36.04%) SAP
18 40 (36.04%) Service Delivery
18 40 (36.04%) Business Continuity
19 39 (35.14%) Project Management

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 33 (29.73%) IIS
2 30 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 30 (27.03%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (88.29%) DHCP
2 54 (48.65%) DNS
3 11 (9.91%) NetScaler
4 9 (8.11%) SMS
5 2 (1.80%) VoIP
6 1 (0.90%) 3G
6 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MSI
Job Titles
1 44 (39.64%) Support Engineer
2 35 (31.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 22 (19.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 19 (17.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (16.22%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Desktop Support
7 9 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.41%) Citrix Support
9 5 (4.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) SCCM Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) IT Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Messaging Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Messaging Support
11 2 (1.80%) Messaging Support Engineer
12 1 (0.90%) 2nd Line Support
12 1 (0.90%) Applications Support
12 1 (0.90%) Citrix Consultant
12 1 (0.90%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 54 (48.65%) Computer Science
2 30 (27.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (89.19%) Windows
2 67 (60.36%) Windows Server
3 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (17.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) ITIL
2 48 (43.24%) Software Delivery
3 40 (36.04%) Business Continuity
3 40 (36.04%) Service Delivery
4 39 (35.14%) Project Management
5 26 (23.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 18 (16.22%) Software Distribution
7 11 (9.91%) Analytics
8 2 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (0.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.73%) PowerShell
2 26 (23.42%) SQL
3 24 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 24 (21.62%) VB
3 24 (21.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (48.65%) Degree
2 52 (46.85%) Security Cleared
3 47 (42.34%) SC Cleared
4 27 (24.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 111 (100.00%) XenApp
2 100 (90.09%) XenServer
3 88 (79.28%) Active Directory
4 85 (76.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 35 (31.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (25.23%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.80%) Brightmail
7 2 (1.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (46.85%) SCCM
2 45 (40.54%) XenMobile
3 44 (39.64%) SafeCom
4 43 (38.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 33 (29.73%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Citrix
2 92 (82.88%) AppSense
3 90 (81.08%) VMware
4 85 (76.58%) Microsoft
5 47 (42.34%) ThinPrint
6 45 (40.54%) HP
7 40 (36.04%) SAP
8 2 (1.80%) Compaq
8 2 (1.80%) Dell
8 2 (1.80%) IronPort
8 2 (1.80%) Symantec
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