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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 119 107 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 3.09% 4.93% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Median daily rate £235 £495 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.52% +35.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £19.82 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +2.27%
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
291 284 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.78% 11.23% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 153 113
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 32
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

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
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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -1 4 £235 -
Slough +4 1 £225 -45.45%
Wokingham -6 1 £263 -
Bracknell -6 1 - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) DNS
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 10 (43.48%) DHCP
7 9 (39.13%) SLA
8 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) HP
9 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (26.09%) Unix
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
10 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 6 (26.09%) CCA
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
11 5 (21.74%) Firewall
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) MCSE

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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DHCP
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) IPsec
4 3 (13.04%) MPLS
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Support
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
9 2 (8.70%) AIX
9 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (13.04%) SIEM
3 3 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CCNA
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCA
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (17.39%) HNC
4 4 (17.39%) RHCSA
5 3 (13.04%) CCIE
5 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) VCP5
6 2 (8.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
5 5 (21.74%) vSphere
5 5 (21.74%) XenServer
6 3 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Altiris
5 4 (17.39%) AppSense
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
6 3 (13.04%) Huawei
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 2 (8.70%) Veritas