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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 66 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 1.28% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 12.90% 18.64% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate £225 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.38% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.25 £24.05
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +17.46%
XenApp
South West

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
62 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.26% 6.84% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 9
Average daily rate £235 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £178 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 10
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £19.25 £16.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Polycom
2 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) AppSense
2 4 (50.00%) Wyse
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) AppSense
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Polycom
2 4 (50.00%) Wyse
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec