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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 154 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 31 82 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 1.40% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 7.21% 17.52% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 63 46
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£376 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +54.41%
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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
430 468 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.40% 7.98% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 291 293
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £626 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 62
Average hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.35 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -5.14%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 84 (90.32%) Citrix
2 82 (88.17%) Windows
3 65 (69.89%) Active Directory
4 57 (61.29%) VMware
5 47 (50.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
7 37 (39.78%) XenDesktop
8 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
10 23 (24.73%) Finance
11 22 (23.66%) SAN
11 22 (23.66%) SCCM
12 20 (21.51%) vSphere
12 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
12 20 (21.51%) DNS
12 20 (21.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 18 (19.35%) AppSense
14 17 (18.28%) NetScaler
15 16 (17.20%) Cisco
16 15 (16.13%) Blackberry
16 15 (16.13%) PowerShell
17 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (13.98%) SCOM
18 13 (13.98%) NetApp
19 12 (12.90%) MCSE
19 12 (12.90%) SQL
19 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 11 (11.83%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.15%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) SAN
2 20 (21.51%) DNS
3 17 (18.28%) NetScaler
4 11 (11.83%) DHCP
5 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.53%) Firewall
7 6 (6.45%) LAN
8 5 (5.38%) WAN
9 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.23%) VLAN
10 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.15%) SNMP
11 2 (2.15%) SMTP
11 2 (2.15%) Internet
11 2 (2.15%) MPLS
11 2 (2.15%) NAS
11 2 (2.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (1.08%) PuTTY
12 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) MS Access
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Law
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Desktop Support
6 7 (7.53%) Citrix Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Citrix Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 10 (10.75%) Fat Client
2 10 (10.75%) Thin Client
3 8 (8.60%) Clustering
4 3 (3.23%) Replication
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) SecurID
6 1 (1.08%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 82 (88.17%) Windows
2 47 (50.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
5 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.60%) Linux
7 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.23%) UNIX
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.68%) ITIL
2 7 (7.53%) TOGAF
2 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
3 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
3 5 (5.38%) Software Deployment
4 4 (4.30%) Migration
4 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.23%) Service Management
5 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (3.23%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.15%) Network Management
6 2 (2.15%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (2.15%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.15%) Change Management
6 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) VBScript
4 1 (1.08%) VB
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.90%) MCSE
3 11 (11.83%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (10.75%) MCSA
5 7 (7.53%) MCITP
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) CCEA
7 4 (4.30%) CCA
8 3 (3.23%) CCNA
8 3 (3.23%) VCP4
8 3 (3.23%) RHCT
8 3 (3.23%) RHCE
8 3 (3.23%) CCEE
9 1 (1.08%) CCIA
9 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.08%) MCDST
9 1 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 65 (69.89%) Active Directory
2 37 (39.78%) XenDesktop
3 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (21.51%) vSphere
4 20 (21.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (11.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
7 9 (9.68%) Xen
8 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
9 6 (6.45%) XenServer
10 4 (4.30%) NFS
10 4 (4.30%) UAG
11 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (3.23%) Firmware
11 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.15%) Sendmail
12 2 (2.15%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.08%) DFS Replication
13 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
13 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) SCCM
2 13 (13.98%) SCOM
3 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.30%) WSUS
3 4 (4.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (4.30%) EdgeSight
4 3 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (3.23%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (2.15%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.15%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.08%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.08%) WMI
6 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.08%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 84 (90.32%) Citrix
2 57 (61.29%) VMware
3 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
4 18 (19.35%) AppSense
5 16 (17.20%) Cisco
6 13 (13.98%) NetApp
7 10 (10.75%) EMC
7 10 (10.75%) Altiris
8 9 (9.68%) HP
9 8 (8.60%) Wyse
10 6 (6.45%) IBM
11 5 (5.38%) Reuters
11 5 (5.38%) Symantec
11 5 (5.38%) F5
11 5 (5.38%) FactSet
12 4 (4.30%) McAfee
13 3 (3.23%) Sophos
13 3 (3.23%) Oracle
13 3 (3.23%) Juniper
14 2 (2.15%) Hitachi
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £456.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago