The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 48 51
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.22% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category - 1.22% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £140.00 -
% change year-on-year
-85.71% -
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 82 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.75% 18.18% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 48 16
Average daily rate £255 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £11.15 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £19.10 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Oxford - - - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware