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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 163 142 128
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Contract jobs citing XenApp 12 44 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.95% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 3.19% 9.82% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 67
Median daily rate £425 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -6.25%
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
376 448 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.93% 9.68% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 332 426
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 46
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.75 £85.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (76.47%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 18 (52.94%) VMware
5 18 (52.94%) SCCM
6 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 15 (44.12%) SCOM
8 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
9 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (35.29%) Symantec
11 11 (32.35%) HP
11 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
11 11 (32.35%) NetScaler
11 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (29.41%) Finance
12 10 (29.41%) Migration
13 9 (26.47%) DNS
13 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
14 8 (23.53%) SAN
14 8 (23.53%) ITIL
14 8 (23.53%) VMware ESX
14 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
15 7 (20.59%) MS Office
15 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
15 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
15 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
16 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
16 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines

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 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) NetScaler
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 8 (23.53%) SAN
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) Extranet
5 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.82%) WAN
7 2 (5.88%) DMZ
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (2.94%) PuTTY
8 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) VLAN
8 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
9 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (5.88%) Linux
10 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) Data Management
5 4 (11.76%) Application Discovery
5 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Server Building
7 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
4 8 (23.53%) VMware ESX
5 6 (17.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (11.76%) UAG
7 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (8.82%) DFS Replication
8 3 (8.82%) Xen
8 3 (8.82%) XenServer
9 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
9 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
9 2 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) SCCM
2 15 (44.12%) SCOM
3 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
4 5 (14.71%) SCVMM
5 4 (11.76%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (5.88%) HP SIM
6 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
6 2 (5.88%) WSUS
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (52.94%) VMware
4 12 (35.29%) Symantec
5 11 (32.35%) HP
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco
6 6 (17.65%) Dell
7 5 (14.71%) IBM
7 5 (14.71%) NetApp
8 4 (11.76%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (8.82%) AppSense
10 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.88%) Apple
10 2 (5.88%) CommVault
10 2 (5.88%) EMC
10 2 (5.88%) Google
10 2 (5.88%) Juniper
10 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds