Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 835 832
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing XenMobile 63 23 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.024% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.22% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 18 53
UK median daily rate £351 £448 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.51% +57.02% -23.49%
10th Percentile £255 £178 £225
90th Percentile £488 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £450 £280
% change year-on-year -40.00% +60.71% -28.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
UK median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.25

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,790 10,616 12,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.24% 11.06% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,164 7,007 7,914
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £602 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.39% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 234 274
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -16.67% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.83
90th Percentile £49.35 £47.85 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.78
% change year-on-year - -26.41% +17.81%

XenMobile
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XenMobile in the UK

XenMobile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenMobile in the UK

XenMobile
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenMobile over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenMobile in the UK

XenMobile
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenMobile in the UK

XenMobile
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenMobile within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +3 55 £413 -7.82% 8
UK excluding London +8 38 £270 -40.00% 7
London -32 23 £475 +23.38% 2
North East +15 21 £260 +15.56%
North of England +4 21 £260 +15.56% 4
Scotland - 10 £260 - 1
South East -15 5 £456 +42.58% 2
South West - 3 £351 -
East Midlands +4 1 £475 -13.64%
Midlands -10 1 £475 -13.64%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 with a requirement for XenMobile.

1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
3 48 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 48 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 45 (71.43%) Citrix
5 43 (68.25%) AirWatch
6 39 (61.90%) Security Cleared
7 37 (58.73%) SC Cleared
8 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (46.03%) DNS
10 28 (44.44%) VMware
11 27 (42.86%) Apple
11 27 (42.86%) DHCP
11 27 (42.86%) SAP
11 27 (42.86%) Android
11 27 (42.86%) Incident Management
12 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (41.27%) PKI
12 26 (41.27%) Apple iOS
12 26 (41.27%) Windows Phone 8
12 26 (41.27%) Windows Phone
12 26 (41.27%) SAP Afaria
12 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (39.68%) McAfee
14 24 (38.10%) SQL
14 24 (38.10%) ITIL
14 24 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
14 24 (38.10%) Content Management
15 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
15 23 (36.51%) SQL Server

XenMobile
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (26.98%) Office 365
3 15 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) DNS
2 27 (42.86%) DHCP
3 11 (17.46%) NetScaler
4 4 (6.35%) SAN
4 4 (6.35%) Skype
5 3 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.76%) NAS
5 3 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.17%) SMTP
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) Multicast
7 1 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (1.59%) VLAN
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Mobility Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
5 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Active Directory Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Mobile Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Server Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Messaging Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Mobility Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) J2EE
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) PKI
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) AS400
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 48 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 27 (42.86%) Android
4 26 (41.27%) Apple iOS
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Phone
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Phone 8
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.17%) Linux
8 1 (1.59%) HPUX
8 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 24 (38.10%) Content Management
2 24 (38.10%) ITIL
3 17 (26.98%) Migration
4 15 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 6 (9.52%) Compliance Audit
6 6 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 2 (3.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 1 (1.59%) Network Management
10 1 (1.59%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (1.59%) SAP Security
10 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) VBA
4 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 37 (58.73%) SC Cleared
3 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (25.40%) MCSE
6 15 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (23.81%) MCITP
7 11 (17.46%) Degree
8 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.59%) CCNA
9 1 (1.59%) CCNP
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.59%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 15 (23.81%) XenApp
5 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (9.52%) XenServer
7 4 (6.35%) vSphere
8 3 (4.76%) NFS
9 2 (3.17%) DFS Replication
9 2 (3.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (68.25%) AirWatch
2 26 (41.27%) SAP Afaria
3 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (15.87%) SCCM
5 8 (12.70%) SCOM
6 6 (9.52%) SCOrch
7 4 (6.35%) vCenter Server
8 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (3.17%) SafeCom
9 1 (1.59%) Nessus
9 1 (1.59%) Netcool
9 1 (1.59%) OpenView
9 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
2 45 (71.43%) Citrix
3 28 (44.44%) VMware
4 27 (42.86%) Apple
4 27 (42.86%) SAP
5 25 (39.68%) McAfee
6 6 (9.52%) Ivanti
7 4 (6.35%) NetApp
8 3 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco
9 1 (1.59%) CommVault
9 1 (1.59%) Dell
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.59%) Splunk