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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.42% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £313 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.40% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.36%

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
102 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.25% 7.97% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 26
Median daily rate £290 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £533 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.31% -56.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.21 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £11.36 £29.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 3 £225 -
XenDesktop
North East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) XenServer
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) SCCM
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (54.55%) AppSense
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (36.36%) XenMobile
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland

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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Personalization
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VB
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) XenServer
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (36.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) AppSense
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) SAP