The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 23 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.54% 1.35% -
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£104 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.55% -16.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £140.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -83.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.23% 20.27% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 2
Average daily rate £225 £233 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +91.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wyse
1 2 (100.00%) VMware

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Wyse
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) MobileIron