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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 229 238 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 23 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.23% 2.79% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 33
Median daily rate £420 £365 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +11.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £294 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £308
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +17.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -29.14%
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
1030 1110 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.25% 11.38% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 635 578
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 118 149
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.85 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +22 13 £365 +4.28%
Berkshire +11 4 £493 - 2
Surrey +3 3 £288 -23.33%
Kent +1 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -6 1 £275 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 45 (91.84%) Citrix
2 42 (85.71%) Windows
3 34 (69.39%) Windows Server
4 30 (61.22%) XenApp
5 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
7 26 (53.06%) VMware
8 22 (44.90%) Hyper-V
8 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (36.73%) Firewall
10 18 (36.73%) XenServer
11 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
11 17 (34.69%) Finance
12 14 (28.57%) SCCM
13 13 (26.53%) Linux
14 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
14 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (22.45%) TOGAF
15 11 (22.45%) IP Telephony
16 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
16 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
16 10 (20.41%) vSphere
16 10 (20.41%) SaaS
16 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (20.41%) IaaS
17 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) IaaS
1 10 (20.41%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
3 11 (22.45%) IP Telephony
4 6 (12.24%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) Wireless
6 4 (8.16%) LAN
7 3 (6.12%) DHCP
7 3 (6.12%) DNS
7 3 (6.12%) SAN
7 3 (6.12%) VPN
8 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.08%) MPLS
8 2 (4.08%) NAS
9 1 (2.04%) Internet
9 1 (2.04%) Intranet
9 1 (2.04%) SSL
9 1 (2.04%) VoIP
9 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MSI
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (10.20%) Back Office
3 5 (10.20%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Architect
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) SAP Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Business Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Business Process Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Citrix Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Packager
7 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.12%) BYOD
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) iSeries
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.04%) CCTV
5 1 (2.04%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Windows Server
3 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) Linux
6 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.08%) Unix
12 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
12 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (2.04%) VMS
12 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) TOGAF
2 7 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
5 4 (8.16%) Workflow
6 3 (6.12%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (4.08%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.08%) Storage Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) C
2 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) CCA
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) MCSD
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) XenApp
2 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
3 22 (44.90%) Hyper-V
3 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (36.73%) XenServer
5 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (20.41%) vSphere
7 7 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.04%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.04%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (91.84%) Citrix
2 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (53.06%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
4 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
5 8 (16.33%) SAP
6 7 (14.29%) hybris
7 6 (12.24%) AppSense
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco
8 5 (10.20%) Dell
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle
9 3 (6.12%) Avaya
9 3 (6.12%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (6.12%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) Apple
11 1 (2.04%) Altiris
11 1 (2.04%) EMC
11 1 (2.04%) IBM
11 1 (2.04%) Symantec
11 1 (2.04%) Wyse
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