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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 72 81 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs citing XenApp 16 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.33% 0.54% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 10.96% 5.43% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £315 £328
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £30.28
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -33.94%
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
146 129 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.12% 9.95% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 41 57
Average daily rate £375 £325 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £217 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 35
Average hourly rate £25.50 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.51% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.75 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 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 3 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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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 +1 6 £391 -13.22%
Aylesbury - 6 £200 -
High Wycombe +7 2 - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (84.21%) XenDesktop
4 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
4 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
5 13 (68.42%) ITIL
5 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (42.11%) XenMobile
8 8 (42.11%) User Experience
8 8 (42.11%) AirWatch
8 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
9 7 (36.84%) SAN
9 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (31.58%) IIS
10 6 (31.58%) LAN
10 6 (31.58%) WAN
10 6 (31.58%) Firewall
10 6 (31.58%) AppSense
11 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
11 5 (26.32%) SMTP
11 5 (26.32%) DHCP

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
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 7 (36.84%) SAN
1 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) SMTP
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
3 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 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
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Citrix Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
4 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
4 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 5 (26.32%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCA
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) VCP5
3 2 (10.53%) VCAP
3 2 (10.53%) CCEE
3 2 (10.53%) CCAA
3 2 (10.53%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (84.21%) XenDesktop
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) HDFS
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) XenMobile
1 8 (42.11%) AirWatch
2 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 5 (26.32%) Zenoss
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) AppSense
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Splunk
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR