The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 1.69%
As % of the System Software category - - 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
XenDesktop
Wales

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 Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 46 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 12.19% 7.84% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 37
Median daily rate £350 £305 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £9.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £36.00 £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in South Wales