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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 143 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing XenApp 21 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 1.24% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 12.63% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 52 59
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.03% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +47.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +7.50%
XenApp
London

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
364 570 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.96% 9.79% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 422 386
Median daily rate £475 £384 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.77% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +18.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 49 (98.00%) Citrix
2 41 (82.00%) Windows
3 32 (64.00%) SCCM
4 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 28 (56.00%) Finance
6 27 (54.00%) VMware
7 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
8 23 (46.00%) ITIL
8 23 (46.00%) XenDesktop
9 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
10 18 (36.00%) SCOM
10 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
11 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
12 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (30.00%) MS Office
14 13 (26.00%) HP
15 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 12 (24.00%) Symantec
15 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
16 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
16 11 (22.00%) DNS
17 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 10 (20.00%) MCSE
18 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
18 9 (18.00%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (14.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Office
2 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
2 11 (22.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
4 6 (12.00%) SAN
4 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.00%) Internet
6 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.00%) Extranet
7 3 (6.00%) Firewall
7 3 (6.00%) Network Security
8 2 (4.00%) LAN
9 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.00%) SNMP
9 1 (2.00%) VLAN
9 1 (2.00%) WAN
9 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Desktop Support
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix Support
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.00%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.00%) Derivative
4 3 (6.00%) Equities
4 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Fintech
6 1 (2.00%) Handset
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.00%) Linux
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
8 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Migration
3 8 (16.00%) Data Management
3 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.00%) Server Building
6 4 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.00%) Application Discovery
7 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) VBScript
3 4 (8.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCDST
3 5 (10.00%) MCP
4 4 (8.00%) CCA
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.00%) CCEA
5 1 (2.00%) CCEE
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.00%) XenDesktop
3 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (16.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (12.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (8.00%) XenServer
8 3 (6.00%) UAG
8 3 (6.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.00%) vSphere
9 2 (4.00%) Xen
10 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
10 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
10 1 (2.00%) Docker
10 1 (2.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 32 (64.00%) SCCM
2 18 (36.00%) SCOM
3 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 5 (10.00%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.00%) AppDNA
5 4 (8.00%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (8.00%) SCOrch
5 4 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Ansible
7 1 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.00%) Control-M
7 1 (2.00%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.00%) Puppet
7 1 (2.00%) WSUS
7 1 (2.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (98.00%) Citrix
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (26.00%) HP
5 12 (24.00%) Symantec
6 6 (12.00%) AppSense
6 6 (12.00%) NetApp
7 5 (10.00%) Dell
8 4 (8.00%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (6.00%) Altiris
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
10 2 (4.00%) Cisco
10 2 (4.00%) Google
10 2 (4.00%) Juniper
10 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (2.00%) Apple
11 1 (2.00%) Avaya
11 1 (2.00%) BMC
11 1 (2.00%) Lotus
11 1 (2.00%) Sophos
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