The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - - 0.42%
As % of the System Software category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +0.30% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £16.25
% change year-on-year - -25.53%  

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

Contract System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 68 96 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 10.59% 14.68% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 31
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £468 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £19.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Wiltshire

XenDesktop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenDesktop in Wiltshire