The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / South East
Rank 211 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 29 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 2.97% 2.89% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 23
Median daily rate £375 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.40% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.36%

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
978 1141 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.68% 13.15% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 676 612
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 107 119
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £53.34 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +3.12%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the South East region.

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +7 13 £378 +30.17%
Surrey +6 7 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £295 - 2
West Sussex -9 2 £475 -
East Sussex +4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 64 (98.46%) Windows
2 59 (90.77%) Citrix
3 58 (89.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 45 (69.23%) VMware
6 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
7 40 (61.54%) XenApp
8 38 (58.46%) Active Directory
9 27 (41.54%) Hyper-V
10 26 (40.00%) XenServer
10 26 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (38.46%) SCCM
12 23 (35.38%) PowerShell
12 23 (35.38%) NetScaler
13 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (32.31%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (30.77%) Finance
16 19 (29.23%) TOGAF
17 18 (27.69%) Linux
17 18 (27.69%) Skype for Business
18 17 (26.15%) Windows 7
18 17 (26.15%) Microsoft App-V
19 14 (21.54%) Wyse
19 14 (21.54%) Thin Client
19 14 (21.54%) Fat Client
20 13 (20.00%) vSphere
20 13 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
20 13 (20.00%) CheckPoint
20 13 (20.00%) DNS
21 12 (18.46%) SQL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (27.69%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) IaaS
1 9 (13.85%) SaaS
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.77%) Office 365
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) NetScaler
2 13 (20.00%) DNS
3 11 (16.92%) Firewall
4 9 (13.85%) IP Telephony
5 6 (9.23%) DHCP
6 5 (7.69%) VPN
7 4 (6.15%) Skype
7 4 (6.15%) WAN
8 3 (4.62%) LAN
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) Network Security
10 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.54%) IPsec
10 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.54%) SSL
10 1 (1.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (12.31%) DB2
4 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Architect
2 12 (18.46%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Designer
3 9 (13.85%) Solutions Designer
4 7 (10.77%) Citrix Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) SAP Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Business Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Business Process Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Citrix Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) Active Directory Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Packager
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Server Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 2 (3.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Fat Client
1 14 (21.54%) Thin Client
2 9 (13.85%) iSeries
3 8 (12.31%) AS400
4 5 (7.69%) BYOD
5 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) PMI
7 1 (1.54%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 64 (98.46%) Windows
2 58 (89.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (27.69%) Linux
6 17 (26.15%) Windows 7
7 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.54%) Android
11 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.54%) CentOS
11 1 (1.54%) Unix
11 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) TOGAF
2 13 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
3 10 (15.38%) Change Management
3 10 (15.38%) Migration
4 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
4 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (7.69%) ITIL
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (6.15%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.62%) Service Design
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
9 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) PowerShell
2 12 (18.46%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C
3 1 (1.54%) VB
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) MCSE
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) CCA
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
3 2 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.08%) MCSD
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) CCAA
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (61.54%) XenApp
2 38 (58.46%) Active Directory
3 27 (41.54%) Hyper-V
4 26 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (40.00%) XenServer
5 21 (32.31%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (26.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (20.00%) vSphere
8 6 (9.23%) BitLocker
8 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
9 4 (6.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.54%) vCloud
10 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (38.46%) SCCM
2 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
3 6 (9.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (7.69%) AppDNA
4 5 (7.69%) EdgeSight
4 5 (7.69%) SCOM
5 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.08%) WSUS
6 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (90.77%) Citrix
2 45 (69.23%) VMware
3 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.54%) Wyse
5 13 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (13.85%) Cisco
6 9 (13.85%) HP
6 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.31%) AppSense
7 8 (12.31%) Hitachi
7 8 (12.31%) IBM
7 8 (12.31%) SAP
8 7 (10.77%) hybris
9 6 (9.23%) CA
9 6 (9.23%) Symantec
10 2 (3.08%) Avaya
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
10 2 (3.08%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.54%) F5
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