The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 144 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.095% 0.042% -
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-32.60% +26.02%
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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
378 223 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.92% 9.28% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 96 104
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 53 39
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.98 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.13% -41.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £9.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.00 £33.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

XenDesktop Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -13 2 £380 +8.57% 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £195 - 2
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Intranet
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) M86 Security
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (33.33%) IronPort
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCEA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) CCEE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) IronPort
2 2 (33.33%) M86 Security
2 2 (33.33%) RightFax
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago