The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 41 47
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category - 4.65% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £420 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
XenDesktop
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.64% 11.91% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 20
Average daily rate £350 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 5
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.19 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% -50.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon