Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 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 XenMobile
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 848 856
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 0
Contract jobs citing XenMobile 21 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 39
UK median daily rate £375 £275 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -29.49% -10.86%
10th Percentile £278 £225 £359
90th Percentile £488 £421 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £260 £390
% change year-on-year +8.55% -33.27% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
UK median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11729 11104 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.36% 10.90% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7988 7102 5914
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £240
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 257 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.10% -4.85%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year -18.51% +5.18% -5.21%

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 18 December 2017.

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 6 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 18 December 2017. 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 -16 21 £375 +36.36% 3
London -27 16 £375 +36.36% 1
UK excluding London -7 5 £283 +8.55% 2
North East +49 3 £283 +21.51%
North of England +29 3 £283 +21.51% 1
East of England - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XenMobile also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for XenMobile.

1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) XenApp
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) SCCM
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
6 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (28.57%) Office 365
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
9 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (19.05%) SCOM
9 4 (19.05%) Xen
10 3 (14.29%) AppSense
10 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 3 (14.29%) SAP
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP

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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Mac Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) BYOD
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) E-Discovery
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Runbook
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Disruptive Innovation
5 1 (4.76%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CIPD
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
1 11 (52.38%) XenApp
2 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (19.05%) Xen
4 3 (14.29%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) DFS Replication
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (19.05%) SCOM
4 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
5 2 (9.52%) Nagios
5 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) AppSense
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Wyse