The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Buckinghamshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 81 50 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 2.00% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 4.27% 16.35% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £145.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1015.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 104 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.49% 12.22% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 34
Average daily rate £300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 30
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £22.50 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenApp
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -28 2 £344 -11.29% 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 4 (33.33%) SCVMM
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Firmware
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Novell
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
1 2 (16.67%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Novell
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Wyse
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense
Buckinghamshire
DP Connect
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago