Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XenMobile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenMobile over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 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 XenMobile
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 836 824
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 +5
Contract jobs citing XenMobile 46 15 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.017% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.15% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 36
England median daily rate £475 £413 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +47.32% -28.21%
10th Percentile £332 £178 £225
90th Percentile £488 £576 £401
UK median daily rate £463 £413 £280
% change year-on-year +12.12% +47.32% -28.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
England median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00

XenMobile is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,853 10,325 11,462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.91% 11.46% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,723 6,933 7,431
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 237 248
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -21.79% +10.85%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.65 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.83 £47.76
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £23.78
% change year-on-year +3.89% -24.31% +18.90%

XenMobile
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XenMobile as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XenMobile in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XenMobile in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for XenMobile in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenMobile in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenMobile in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenMobile in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenMobile in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenMobile within the England region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -2 27 £475 +15.15% 5
North East -9 6 £260 -8.77%
North of England -15 6 £260 -8.77%
South East -11 4 £425 - 3
Midlands - 4 £475 -
South West - 3 £351 -
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
East Midlands - 2 £463 -
XenMobile
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XenMobile 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 England region with a requirement for XenMobile.

1 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 38 (82.61%) Windows
3 34 (73.91%) VMware
4 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
5 32 (69.57%) Windows Server
6 27 (58.70%) AirWatch
7 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (56.52%) Citrix
8 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
10 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
10 22 (47.83%) Server Management
11 20 (43.48%) Office 365
11 20 (43.48%) Azure Active Directory
11 20 (43.48%) Migration
12 18 (39.13%) MCSE
12 18 (39.13%) MCITP
12 18 (39.13%) XenDesktop
12 18 (39.13%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (32.61%) XenApp
13 15 (32.61%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (26.09%) SCCM
15 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
16 10 (21.74%) SCOM
16 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (19.57%) McAfee
17 9 (19.57%) DNS
18 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange

XenMobile
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (43.48%) Azure Active Directory
2 20 (43.48%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 7 (15.22%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.35%) NAS
5 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 2 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) Multicast
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) French Language
2 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Consultant
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.70%) Mobility Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Server Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Mobility Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) BYOD
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.22%) Android
3 7 (15.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Phone
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Phone 8
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Server Management
2 20 (43.48%) Migration
3 18 (39.13%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
5 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
6 7 (15.22%) Compliance Audit
6 7 (15.22%) Proactive Monitoring
6 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
7 6 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (8.70%) Content Management
8 4 (8.70%) Storage Management
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
11 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
2 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 18 (39.13%) MCITP
3 18 (39.13%) MCSE
4 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (15.22%) Degree
6 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (39.13%) XenDesktop
4 15 (32.61%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (32.61%) XenApp
5 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
5 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (15.22%) XenServer
6 5 (10.87%) vSphere
7 3 (6.52%) DFS Replication
8 2 (4.35%) NFS
8 2 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (58.70%) AirWatch
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (26.09%) SCCM
4 10 (21.74%) SCOM
5 8 (17.39%) SCOrch
6 6 (13.04%) SAP Afaria
7 5 (10.87%) vCenter Server
8 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (6.52%) SafeCom
9 2 (4.35%) Netcool
10 1 (2.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (73.91%) VMware
3 26 (56.52%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) McAfee
5 8 (17.39%) Ivanti
6 7 (15.22%) Apple
7 6 (13.04%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) Splunk
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco
10 1 (2.17%) CommVault
10 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto