The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 79 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.37% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 1.16% 3.33% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
173 150 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.60% 10.99% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 80 93
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 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
Caterham - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
6 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (25.00%) X-Windows
6 2 (25.00%) AS400
6 2 (25.00%) Wyse
6 2 (25.00%) Finance

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (12.50%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Wyse
5 1 (12.50%) Altiris
5 1 (12.50%) AppSense
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft