The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 75 78 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 0.46% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 9.66% 5.50% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 13
Average daily rate
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£370 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.24% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £403 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £423 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -31.03%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
145 109 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.66% 8.40% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 65
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.75 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 6 £400 +0.06%
Aylesbury - 3 £200 -
High Wycombe +4 2 - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
4 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
6 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
6 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (57.89%) ITIL
8 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (42.11%) AppSense
9 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
10 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (36.84%) SAN
11 6 (31.58%) Firewall
11 6 (31.58%) LAN
11 6 (31.58%) WAN
11 6 (31.58%) Oracle
11 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (31.58%) IIS
12 5 (26.32%) Perl
12 5 (26.32%) SMTP
12 5 (26.32%) DHCP
12 5 (26.32%) Apache
12 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
12 5 (26.32%) Python
12 5 (26.32%) VPN
12 5 (26.32%) DNS
12 5 (26.32%) SSL
12 5 (26.32%) Shell Script

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) SMTP
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 5 (26.32%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) CCA
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (21.05%) VCP5
3 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) VCAP
3 3 (15.79%) CCEE
3 3 (15.79%) CCAA
3 3 (15.79%) CCIA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
2 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 5 (26.32%) HDFS
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Zenoss
1 5 (26.32%) XenMobile
1 5 (26.32%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) AppSense
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Splunk
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.26%) BMC