The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 94 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.68% - -
As % of the System Software category 21.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 64 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
XenDesktop
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
445 74 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.63% 11.73% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 37 46
Median daily rate £278 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £195 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 16 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 94 £275 -
XenDesktop
North East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 94 (100.00%) Citrix
1 94 (100.00%) XenApp
2 83 (88.30%) XenServer
3 82 (87.23%) Windows
4 81 (86.17%) DHCP
5 77 (81.91%) VMware
6 76 (80.85%) AppSense
7 72 (76.60%) Active Directory
8 69 (73.40%) Microsoft
8 69 (73.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 54 (57.45%) Windows Server
10 53 (56.38%) ITIL
11 47 (50.00%) DNS
11 47 (50.00%) Security Cleared
12 46 (48.94%) Computer Science
12 46 (48.94%) Degree
13 45 (47.87%) SCCM
14 42 (44.68%) SC Cleared
14 42 (44.68%) Software Delivery
15 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 37 (39.36%) ThinPrint
17 36 (38.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 36 (38.30%) HP
18 35 (37.23%) XenMobile
19 34 (36.17%) SafeCom
20 30 (31.91%) Service Delivery
20 30 (31.91%) SAP
20 30 (31.91%) Business Continuity
21 29 (30.85%) PowerShell

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 27 (28.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 27 (28.72%) MS Exchange
1 27 (28.72%) Skype for Business
2 24 (25.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (86.17%) DHCP
2 47 (50.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.70%) NetScaler
4 9 (9.57%) SMS
5 2 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (1.06%) 3G
6 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MSI
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Support Engineer
2 27 (28.72%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 17 (18.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (15.96%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.51%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.26%) Citrix Support
8 3 (3.19%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) SCCM Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Messaging Support
9 2 (2.13%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 1 (1.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix Consultant
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix Specialist
10 1 (1.06%) Consultant
10 1 (1.06%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 46 (48.94%) Computer Science
2 23 (24.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (87.23%) Windows
2 54 (57.45%) Windows Server
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.02%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) ITIL
2 42 (44.68%) Software Delivery
3 30 (31.91%) Business Continuity
3 30 (31.91%) Service Delivery
4 29 (30.85%) Project Management
5 23 (24.47%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 16 (17.02%) Software Distribution
7 11 (11.70%) Analytics
8 2 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) PowerShell
2 22 (23.40%) SQL
3 20 (21.28%) T-SQL
3 20 (21.28%) VB
3 20 (21.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) Degree
3 42 (44.68%) SC Cleared
4 22 (23.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 94 (100.00%) XenApp
2 83 (88.30%) XenServer
3 72 (76.60%) Active Directory
4 69 (73.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (26.60%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.13%) Brightmail
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (47.87%) SCCM
2 36 (38.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 35 (37.23%) XenMobile
4 34 (36.17%) SafeCom
5 24 (25.53%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Citrix
2 77 (81.91%) VMware
3 76 (80.85%) AppSense
4 69 (73.40%) Microsoft
5 37 (39.36%) ThinPrint
6 36 (38.30%) HP
7 30 (31.91%) SAP
8 2 (2.13%) Compaq
8 2 (2.13%) Dell
8 2 (2.13%) IronPort
8 2 (2.13%) Symantec