The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 134 132 151
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 58 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 1.17% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.60% 14.96% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 57 46
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£363 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.83 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.82 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
500 468 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.21% 7.83% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 328 338
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 43
Average hourly rate £21.25 £21.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 86 (96.63%) Citrix
2 73 (82.02%) Windows
3 62 (69.66%) VMware
4 47 (52.81%) Active Directory
5 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (42.70%) Microsoft
6 38 (42.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (41.57%) Finance
7 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (35.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (35.96%) vSphere
9 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
10 25 (28.09%) XenDesktop
10 25 (28.09%) Clustering
10 25 (28.09%) SAN
11 19 (21.35%) Cisco
12 18 (20.22%) MS Exchange
13 16 (17.98%) SCCM
13 16 (17.98%) Windows 7
14 15 (16.85%) HP
14 15 (16.85%) ITIL
15 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (15.73%) NetScaler
16 13 (14.61%) DNS
17 12 (13.48%) Microsoft App-V
18 11 (12.36%) Migration
18 11 (12.36%) LAN
18 11 (12.36%) WAN
18 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
19 10 (11.24%) MCSE

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (20.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.49%) Lync
5 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.25%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.09%) SAN
2 14 (15.73%) NetScaler
3 13 (14.61%) DNS
4 11 (12.36%) LAN
4 11 (12.36%) WAN
5 8 (8.99%) DHCP
6 6 (6.74%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.62%) Firewall
8 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.25%) VLAN
9 2 (2.25%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.25%) MPLS
9 2 (2.25%) SMTP
9 2 (2.25%) DSL
10 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.12%) IPsec
10 1 (1.12%) VoIP
10 1 (1.12%) VPN
10 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MSI
1 1 (1.12%) Fiddler
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Publishing
2 4 (4.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (14.61%) Consultant
2 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) Wintel Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Administrator
6 6 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Server Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) SAN Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.37%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.25%) Middleware
3 1 (1.12%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Clustering
2 9 (10.11%) Thin Client
2 9 (10.11%) Fat Client
3 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.87%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.49%) Replication
6 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.25%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.25%) BYOD
7 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (82.02%) Windows
2 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (42.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.98%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.49%) Linux
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.12%) UNIX
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) ITIL
2 11 (12.36%) Migration
3 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.37%) BCP
5 3 (3.37%) Project Management
5 3 (3.37%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.37%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (2.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.25%) Use Case
6 2 (2.25%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (2.25%) Service Management
6 2 (2.25%) Change Management
6 2 (2.25%) Validation
6 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.12%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.12%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.87%) SQL
3 5 (5.62%) VBScript
4 1 (1.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.24%) MCSE
3 8 (8.99%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) CCA
4 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.37%) MCSA
5 3 (3.37%) CCEA
5 3 (3.37%) CCIA
5 3 (3.37%) CCEE
5 3 (3.37%) MCITP
6 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.25%) CCAA
7 1 (1.12%) CCNP
7 1 (1.12%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) CISSP
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.12%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 47 (52.81%) Active Directory
2 32 (35.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (35.96%) vSphere
3 25 (28.09%) XenDesktop
4 12 (13.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (7.87%) VMware Server
6 6 (6.74%) XenServer
6 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (4.49%) Xen
9 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.37%) UAG
9 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.25%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.12%) NFS
11 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.12%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.12%) vCloud
11 1 (1.12%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) SCCM
2 7 (7.87%) SCOM
3 6 (6.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (5.62%) HP SIM
4 5 (5.62%) XenMobile
5 4 (4.49%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.25%) WSUS
6 2 (2.25%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.12%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.12%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.12%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 86 (96.63%) Citrix
2 62 (69.66%) VMware
3 38 (42.70%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.35%) Cisco
5 15 (16.85%) HP
6 8 (8.99%) IBM
6 8 (8.99%) AppSense
7 6 (6.74%) 3PAR
7 6 (6.74%) NetApp
8 5 (5.62%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) Altiris
9 3 (3.37%) Juniper
9 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.25%) F5
10 2 (2.25%) Remedy
11 1 (1.12%) Websense
11 1 (1.12%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.12%) Wyse
11 1 (1.12%) Dell
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £28.3 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago