The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 138 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% - 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.85% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £325 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
XenDesktop
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
325 317 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.77% 10.78% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 164 123
Median daily rate £425 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 43 34
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.75 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
West Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 4
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Equitrac
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Unix

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) SCADA
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Equitrac
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
5 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Polycom
5 1 (9.09%) Proofpoint