The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South West / Somerset
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -44.23%

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.15% 7.82% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 11
Median daily rate £355 £410 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.53% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £158 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £650 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.63 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.70% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £38.25 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Somerset