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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 49 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 96 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.88% - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 19.79% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
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
485 98 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.70% 11.41% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 48 41
Median daily rate £275 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 19 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.40% -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 96 £275 - 3
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 96 (100.00%) Citrix
1 96 (100.00%) XenApp
2 85 (88.54%) XenServer
3 84 (87.50%) Windows
4 83 (86.46%) DHCP
5 79 (82.29%) VMware
6 78 (81.25%) AppSense
7 74 (77.08%) Active Directory
8 71 (73.96%) Microsoft
8 71 (73.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 55 (57.29%) ITIL
9 55 (57.29%) Windows Server
10 48 (50.00%) DNS
10 48 (50.00%) Computer Science
10 48 (50.00%) Degree
11 47 (48.96%) Security Cleared
12 46 (47.92%) SCCM
13 43 (44.79%) Software Delivery
14 42 (43.75%) SC Cleared
15 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 38 (39.58%) ThinPrint
17 37 (38.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 37 (38.54%) HP
18 36 (37.50%) XenMobile
19 35 (36.46%) SafeCom
20 31 (32.29%) Service Delivery
20 31 (32.29%) SAP
20 31 (32.29%) Business Continuity
21 30 (31.25%) 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 28 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 28 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 28 (29.17%) Skype for Business
2 25 (26.04%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (86.46%) DHCP
2 48 (50.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.46%) NetScaler
4 9 (9.38%) SMS
5 2 (2.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.04%) 3G
6 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 28 (29.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 17 (17.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix Support
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Messaging Support
9 2 (2.08%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 1 (1.04%) Active Directory Engineer
10 1 (1.04%) Citrix Consultant
10 1 (1.04%) Citrix Specialist
10 1 (1.04%) Consultant
10 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 48 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (87.50%) Windows
2 55 (57.29%) Windows Server
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.29%) ITIL
2 43 (44.79%) Software Delivery
3 31 (32.29%) Business Continuity
3 31 (32.29%) Service Delivery
4 30 (31.25%) Project Management
5 24 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 16 (16.67%) Software Distribution
7 11 (11.46%) Analytics
8 2 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) PowerShell
2 22 (22.92%) SQL
3 20 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 20 (20.83%) VB
3 20 (20.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (50.00%) Degree
2 47 (48.96%) Security Cleared
3 42 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 23 (23.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 96 (100.00%) XenApp
2 85 (88.54%) XenServer
3 74 (77.08%) Active Directory
4 71 (73.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (27.08%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.08%) Brightmail
7 2 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (47.92%) SCCM
2 37 (38.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 36 (37.50%) XenMobile
4 35 (36.46%) SafeCom
5 25 (26.04%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Citrix
2 79 (82.29%) VMware
3 78 (81.25%) AppSense
4 71 (73.96%) Microsoft
5 38 (39.58%) ThinPrint
6 37 (38.54%) HP
7 31 (32.29%) SAP
8 2 (2.08%) Compaq
8 2 (2.08%) Dell
8 2 (2.08%) IronPort
8 2 (2.08%) Symantec
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Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £221.00 - £243.10 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago