The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 120 123 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.099% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 1.42% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -4.76%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
219 211 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.83% 10.08% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 127 58
Median daily rate £400 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £200 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 17
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Leeds +6 1 £325 -7.14% 2
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Equitrac
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Equitrac
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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