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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 153 133 155
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 8.31% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 43
Median daily rate £406 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% +18.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £31.56 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-61.17% +37.19%
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
358 337 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.78% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 271 350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £645 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 27 (79.41%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (58.82%) SCCM
4 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 17 (50.00%) VMware
7 15 (44.12%) Migration
8 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
9 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
9 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
9 12 (35.29%) VMware ESX
10 10 (29.41%) SCOM
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
11 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 9 (26.47%) DNS
11 9 (26.47%) Cisco
11 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
12 8 (23.53%) Application Discovery
12 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
12 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
12 8 (23.53%) DHCP
12 8 (23.53%) SAN
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (20.59%) Application Packaging
13 7 (20.59%) Firewall
13 7 (20.59%) HP

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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.94%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 8 (23.53%) DHCP
2 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
2 8 (23.53%) SAN
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) DMZ
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.94%) Extranet
6 1 (2.94%) IPsec
6 1 (2.94%) IPv6
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Applications Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Packager
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Storage Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.65%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) Application Discovery
3 7 (20.59%) Application Packaging
3 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (35.29%) VMware ESX
3 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (14.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (8.82%) DFS Replication
7 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (8.82%) Xen
8 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
9 1 (2.94%) UAG
9 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) SCCM
2 10 (29.41%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
4 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (5.88%) WSUS
6 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.94%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) HP
6 6 (17.65%) Symantec
7 5 (14.71%) Dell
7 5 (14.71%) NetApp
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (5.88%) Apple
9 2 (5.88%) AppSense
9 2 (5.88%) CommVault
9 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 2 (5.88%) Google
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow