Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 20 November 2017 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - +66 -20
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.70% - 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Swindon median daily rate £600 - £275
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 90 87 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.68% 12.99% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 57 49
Swindon median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £253 £283 £204
90th Percentile £581 £534 £555
Wiltshire median daily rate £415 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +18.57% +4.48% -12.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 20
Swindon median hourly rate £15.25 - £19.27
10th Percentile £13.00 - £12.45
90th Percentile £19.25 - £41.73
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.25 - £21.00

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Swindon

XenDesktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenDesktop in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Architect
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp