The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 112 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing XenApp 15 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 5.43% 3.55% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
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£535 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.96% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
XenApp
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
276 282 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.43% 10.84% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 125 74
Average daily rate £350 £325 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 39
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £27.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Berkshire region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Berkshire region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 1 £400 +3.89% 11
Newbury - 1 £450 -
Slough - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp.

1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 19 (65.52%) XenDesktop
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
6 15 (51.72%) Windows
7 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
7 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
8 12 (41.38%) NetScaler
8 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Dell
9 9 (31.03%) AppSense
9 9 (31.03%) Wyse
10 8 (27.59%) PKI
10 8 (27.59%) Lumension
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) SCCM
11 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (17.24%) DHCP
13 5 (17.24%) DNS
13 5 (17.24%) vSphere
14 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
14 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
15 3 (10.34%) Symantec
15 3 (10.34%) NetApp
15 3 (10.34%) NetBackup

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) NetScaler
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) DMZ
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) Time Management
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PhD
5 1 (3.45%) CCA
5 1 (3.45%) CCEE
5 1 (3.45%) CCIA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) XenDesktop
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
4 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (17.24%) vSphere
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.45%) NFS
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) Dell
4 9 (31.03%) AppSense
4 9 (31.03%) Wyse
5 8 (27.59%) Lumension
6 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) Veritas
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) Altiris
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