The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 55 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.23% 2.73% -
As % of the System Software category 6.17% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £330 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
XenDesktop
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
162 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.08% 35.45% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 20 45
Median daily rate £321 £342 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +13.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £440 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.25 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -
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 Renfrewshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Erskine -34 10 £330 +10.00%
XenDesktop
Scotland

XenDesktop
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
1 10 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (80.00%) AppSense
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (80.00%) Analytics
4 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) AppSense
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft