The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bristol region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 75 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.16% 1.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 3.23% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Average daily rate £450 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -25.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.20% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -15.11%
System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 31 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.10% 4.84% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 47
Average daily rate £425 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
- +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £13.25 £21.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% -21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.95 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £125.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenApp
South West

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 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat