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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 13 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix XenDesktop
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 76 53 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - -
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 1 4 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 0.64% -
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £360 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £370 - -
75th Percentile £380 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £400 - £500
% change year-on-year - - +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.11 -
East of England median hourly rate - £14.11 -

XenDesktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 137 120 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.54% 19.17% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 81 49
10th Percentile £235 £163 £196
25th Percentile £313 £325 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +16.88%
75th Percentile £525 £575 £525
90th Percentile £600 £613 £540
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 4
10th Percentile - £12.08 £27.45
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £37.13
Median hourly rate £13.66 £13.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +1.19% -70.00% +157.14%
75th Percentile £14.18 £13.75 £49.06
90th Percentile £15.75 £50.50 £51.88
East of England median hourly rate £15.65 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.91% -35.71% +40.00%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Cambridgeshire

XenDesktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for XenDesktop in Cambridgeshire

XenDesktop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for XenDesktop in Cambridgeshire

XenDesktop
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 13 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -9 1 £370 - 1
XenDesktop
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware