The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.45% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £338 £314
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.29% -5.55%
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
174 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.41% 35.51% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 28 23
Average daily rate £330 £355 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 9 £330 -
XenDesktop
Scotland

XenDesktop
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
1 9 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) AppSense
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) OpenStack
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 6 (66.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) AppSense
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft