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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 82 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £363 £303
% change year-on-year
-18.62% +19.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -29.14%
XenDesktop
South East

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
119 116 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.89% 16.52% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 78 23
Median daily rate £400 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £22.50 £27.00
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 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 24 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
Oxford - 1 £275 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE

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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft