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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 215 245 241
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 31 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 2.99% 2.22% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 18
Median daily rate £335 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £293 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -27.50%
XenDesktop
England

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
1038 991 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.59% 10.41% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 530 689
Median daily rate £360 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 119 146
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
Hampshire +26 10 £345 -1.42% 1
Berkshire +13 6 £480 +52.38%
Kent +10 6 £325 -23.52%
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £398 -
Surrey +13 1 £288 -23.33%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 46 (90.20%) Citrix
3 44 (86.27%) Windows Server
4 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (68.63%) XenApp
5 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
5 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
6 29 (56.86%) VMware
7 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
10 18 (35.29%) XenServer
10 18 (35.29%) SCCM
11 17 (33.33%) Firewall
12 16 (31.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (29.41%) Finance
13 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
14 14 (27.45%) NetScaler
14 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
15 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (25.49%) vSphere
16 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (23.53%) DNS
16 12 (23.53%) Linux
17 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
17 11 (21.57%) TOGAF
17 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
17 11 (21.57%) Application Virtualisation
18 10 (19.61%) SaaS
18 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
1 8 (15.69%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) IaaS
1 10 (19.61%) SaaS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Office 365
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) NetScaler
3 12 (23.53%) DNS
4 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
5 6 (11.76%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) WAN
6 5 (9.80%) Wireless
7 4 (7.84%) Skype
7 4 (7.84%) VPN
8 3 (5.88%) LAN
9 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.96%) HTTP
9 1 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) Intranet
9 1 (1.96%) IPsec
9 1 (1.96%) SAN
9 1 (1.96%) SSL
9 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (1.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MSI
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Citrix Architect
2 7 (13.73%) SAP Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Business Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Business Process Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Server Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Packager
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 6 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 5 (9.80%) BYOD
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) CCTV
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Windows Server
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (23.53%) Linux
8 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (15.69%) Windows 10
10 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.96%) Android
11 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Application Virtualisation
1 11 (21.57%) TOGAF
2 10 (19.61%) Migration
3 7 (13.73%) Business Transformation
3 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
5 5 (9.80%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (7.84%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.88%) Service Design
7 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Workflow
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) CCA
1 2 (3.92%) CCNA
1 2 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) MCSD
1 2 (3.92%) MCSE
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.96%) CCAA
2 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
1 35 (68.63%) XenApp
2 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
4 18 (35.29%) XenServer
5 16 (31.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (25.49%) vSphere
7 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
9 6 (11.76%) BitLocker
10 4 (7.84%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (9.80%) AppDNA
4 4 (7.84%) EdgeSight
4 4 (7.84%) SCOM
5 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.96%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.96%) WSUS
6 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (90.20%) Citrix
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 29 (56.86%) VMware
4 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
5 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
6 9 (17.65%) AppSense
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco
7 8 (15.69%) SAP
8 7 (13.73%) hybris
9 6 (11.76%) CA
9 6 (11.76%) Symantec
9 6 (11.76%) Wyse
10 4 (7.84%) Dell
11 3 (5.88%) Avaya
11 3 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (5.88%) Oracle
12 2 (3.92%) Apple
13 1 (1.96%) HP
13 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
13 1 (1.96%) Juniper
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