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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 162 124 139
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 34 84 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 1.42% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 7.82% 16.54% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 63 29
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£320 £368 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +48.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £650 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
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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
435 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 8.59% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 267
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 67
Average hourly rate £17.63 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 98 (91.59%) Citrix
2 95 (88.79%) Windows
3 71 (66.36%) Active Directory
4 65 (60.75%) VMware
5 60 (56.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (45.79%) XenDesktop
7 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
8 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (31.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (28.04%) SCCM
11 27 (25.23%) SAN
12 26 (24.30%) Finance
12 26 (24.30%) vSphere
13 25 (23.36%) Microsoft App-V
14 24 (22.43%) Windows 7
15 23 (21.50%) DNS
16 20 (18.69%) MS Exchange
16 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
17 19 (17.76%) AppSense
18 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (15.89%) SCOM
18 17 (15.89%) NetScaler
19 14 (13.08%) SQL
19 14 (13.08%) Blackberry
20 13 (12.15%) Cisco
20 13 (12.15%) HP
20 13 (12.15%) EMC
20 13 (12.15%) Thin Client
20 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
20 13 (12.15%) Fat Client

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (18.69%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (11.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.80%) IIS
6 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.80%) Lync
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Office 365
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.23%) SAN
2 23 (21.50%) DNS
3 17 (15.89%) NetScaler
4 10 (9.35%) DHCP
5 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.54%) Firewall
7 6 (5.61%) LAN
7 6 (5.61%) WAN
8 4 (3.74%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.74%) VLAN
8 4 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (1.87%) NAS
10 2 (1.87%) Network Security
10 2 (1.87%) SNMP
10 2 (1.87%) VPN
10 2 (1.87%) SMTP
10 2 (1.87%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.87%) VoIP
10 2 (1.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) MySQL
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MSI
General
1 26 (24.30%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Publishing
4 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (20.56%) Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Consultant
3 12 (11.21%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.41%) Desktop Support
5 8 (7.48%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Administrator
6 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Citrix Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Server Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Citrix Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Server Support
8 5 (4.67%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.80%) LAMP
3 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Blackberry
2 13 (12.15%) Thin Client
2 13 (12.15%) Fat Client
3 12 (11.21%) Clustering
4 6 (5.61%) Replication
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) SecurID
7 1 (0.93%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 95 (88.79%) Windows
2 60 (56.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (22.43%) Windows 7
5 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (11.21%) Linux
7 9 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (6.54%) UNIX
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.48%) TOGAF
1 8 (7.48%) ITIL
2 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
3 6 (5.61%) Migration
4 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (4.67%) Software Deployment
4 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.74%) Use Case
5 4 (3.74%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.80%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (2.80%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (2.80%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (2.80%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (1.87%) Load Balancing
7 2 (1.87%) Performance Management
7 2 (1.87%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.87%) Network Management
7 2 (1.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.08%) SQL
3 10 (9.35%) VBScript
4 3 (2.80%) VB
4 3 (2.80%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.35%) MCSE
2 10 (9.35%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (7.48%) MCSA
4 6 (5.61%) MCITP
5 5 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.74%) CCEA
6 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.80%) RHCE
7 3 (2.80%) CCNA
7 3 (2.80%) CCA
7 3 (2.80%) CCEE
7 3 (2.80%) RHCT
8 1 (0.93%) CCIE
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CISSP
8 1 (0.93%) NCDA
8 1 (0.93%) CCIA
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
1 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 71 (66.36%) Active Directory
2 49 (45.79%) XenDesktop
3 34 (31.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (24.30%) vSphere
5 25 (23.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (11.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 12 (11.21%) Hyper-V
7 11 (10.28%) VMware ESX
8 9 (8.41%) Xen
9 8 (7.48%) XenServer
10 6 (5.61%) UAG
11 4 (3.74%) NFS
12 3 (2.80%) Firmware
12 3 (2.80%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (2.80%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.87%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 30 (28.04%) SCCM
2 17 (15.89%) SCOM
3 6 (5.61%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 5 (4.67%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.74%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.74%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.74%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (2.80%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.80%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (2.80%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (2.80%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.80%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.80%) WMI
6 3 (2.80%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.80%) WSUS
7 2 (1.87%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.87%) Control-M
8 1 (0.93%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 98 (91.59%) Citrix
2 65 (60.75%) VMware
3 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.76%) AppSense
5 13 (12.15%) Cisco
5 13 (12.15%) HP
5 13 (12.15%) EMC
6 12 (11.21%) NetApp
7 10 (9.35%) Altiris
8 8 (7.48%) Wyse
8 8 (7.48%) IBM
9 6 (5.61%) F5
9 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.61%) Hitachi
9 6 (5.61%) Symantec
10 5 (4.67%) Reuters
10 5 (4.67%) FactSet
11 4 (3.74%) BMC
11 4 (3.74%) Juniper
12 3 (2.80%) Oracle
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