The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 114 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 4.04% 1.79% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 13
Median daily rate £230 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+58.62% -9.37%
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
272 280 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.58% 10.92% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 152 112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +12.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 6 £235 - 1
Slough - 1 £225 -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (21.05%) CCA
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (15.79%) CCIE
10 3 (15.79%) CCNP
10 3 (15.79%) CCNA
10 3 (15.79%) HP
10 3 (15.79%) MPLS
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) Unix

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) IPsec
3 3 (15.79%) MPLS
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) VMS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
2 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (15.79%) SIEM
2 3 (15.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
3 2 (10.53%) Security Management
3 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCA
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) AppSense
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Huawei
5 2 (10.53%) Altiris
5 2 (10.53%) Lumension
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas
5 2 (10.53%) Wyse