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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 111 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.41% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.87% 3.56% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £235 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.03% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.03% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +7.50%
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
279 281 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.00% 11.42% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 148 123
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £246 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +36.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 25 June 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 3 £235 - 1
Slough +2 1 £225 -45.45%
Bracknell -3 1 - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) DNS
6 10 (50.00%) DHCP
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) LAN
9 6 (30.00%) WAN
9 6 (30.00%) SLA
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) CCA
9 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) Firewall
10 5 (25.00%) XenServer
10 5 (25.00%) vSphere
11 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 4 (20.00%) AppSense
11 4 (20.00%) HP
11 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DHCP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) IPsec
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
7 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.00%) AIX
8 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (15.00%) SIEM
2 3 (15.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCA
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCIE
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) VCP5
3 2 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (25.00%) vSphere
5 5 (25.00%) XenServer
6 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) EdgeSight
2 2 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) AppSense
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 3 (15.00%) Huawei
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas