The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 65 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.56% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 2.56% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
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£290 £450 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +73.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.34% +39.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.65% 4.28% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 11
Average daily rate £300 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.25 £19.00 £95.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (50.00%) Wyse
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) vSphere
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) MCP
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) Lync
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Change Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Email Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
5 3 (18.75%) BitLocker
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) Xen
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Wyse
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (31.25%) Symantec
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (25.00%) AppSense
7 3 (18.75%) Sophos
7 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (18.75%) CA