The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 60 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% - 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% - 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £500 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £313 £385
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 78 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.09% 14.34% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 56 45
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £169 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 18
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -4.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £39.00 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Oxford - 1 £500 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (57.14%) AppDNA
4 4 (57.14%) EdgeSight
4 4 (57.14%) Skype

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) BYOD
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
1 4 (57.14%) Compatibility Testing
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) AppDNA
2 4 (57.14%) EdgeSight
2 4 (57.14%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware