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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
London / City of London
Rank 134 121 160
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Contract jobs citing XenApp 21 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 1.00% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 7.07% 10.77% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 23
Median daily rate £388 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £385
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.36%

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
297 297 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.06% 9.30% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 224 331
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 27
Median hourly rate £22.34 £13.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.80% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £22.80 £22.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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 22 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (84.38%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) VMware
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (46.88%) SCCM
8 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
9 14 (43.75%) XenDesktop
10 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
11 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (31.25%) Migration
13 9 (28.13%) SAN
13 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
13 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
14 8 (25.00%) DHCP
14 8 (25.00%) DNS
14 8 (25.00%) Cisco
14 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
14 8 (25.00%) Finance
14 8 (25.00%) Symantec
15 7 (21.88%) MS Office
15 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (21.88%) SCOM
15 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (21.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) DHCP
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.38%) Internet
6 2 (6.25%) DMZ
6 2 (6.25%) VSAN
7 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) IPv6
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Packager
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Storage Support Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Application Discovery
3 6 (18.75%) Application Packaging
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Data Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Server Building
5 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Statistics
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.13%) Personalization
6 1 (3.13%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNA
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (43.75%) XenDesktop
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (15.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (9.38%) vSphere
9 2 (6.25%) DFS Replication
9 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
10 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
10 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
10 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
2 7 (21.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
5 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (6.25%) SCSM
6 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Symantec
5 6 (18.75%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) AppSense
6 5 (15.63%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
8 3 (9.38%) Altiris
9 2 (6.25%) CommVault
9 2 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (6.25%) F5
9 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
10 1 (3.13%) Wyse
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