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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 76 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 8.40% 4.21% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
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
119 95 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.44% 9.32% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 26
Average daily rate £355 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £415 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 28
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £9.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £16.10 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -7 7 £250 -
Buckingham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (50.00%) XenMobile
7 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (50.00%) ITIL
8 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
8 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
8 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (43.75%) User Experience
8 7 (43.75%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) SLA
10 4 (25.00%) SAN
10 4 (25.00%) vSphere
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco
11 3 (18.75%) IIS
11 3 (18.75%) Migration
11 3 (18.75%) Firewall
12 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Citrix Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VCAP
2 1 (6.25%) CCIA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCEA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense