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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 152 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing XenApp 54 84 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 1.23% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 10.98% 14.43% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 40
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £615 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% +57.77%
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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
492 582 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.71% 8.52% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 389 315
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 62
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.23 £24.20 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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.

1 127 (93.38%) Citrix
2 123 (90.44%) Windows
3 88 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 76 (55.88%) VMware
5 70 (51.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (43.38%) Microsoft
7 56 (41.18%) XenDesktop
8 43 (31.62%) SCCM
9 42 (30.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (26.47%) Windows 7
11 36 (26.47%) Finance
12 29 (21.32%) SAN
13 27 (19.85%) DNS
14 26 (19.12%) vSphere
14 26 (19.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 22 (16.18%) MS Exchange
15 22 (16.18%) Banking
16 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
16 20 (14.71%) Wyse
17 19 (13.97%) SQL
17 19 (13.97%) SCOM
17 19 (13.97%) AppSense
18 18 (13.24%) NetScaler
19 17 (12.50%) Blackberry
19 17 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
19 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (12.50%) Thin Client
19 17 (12.50%) Fat Client
20 16 (11.76%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 22 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.41%) Lync
5 6 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.68%) IIS
7 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.47%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) Office 365
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.32%) SAN
2 27 (19.85%) DNS
3 18 (13.24%) NetScaler
4 13 (9.56%) DHCP
5 10 (7.35%) Firewall
5 10 (7.35%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.41%) WAN
7 5 (3.68%) LAN
7 5 (3.68%) Network Security
7 5 (3.68%) VLAN
8 4 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (2.21%) Extranet
9 3 (2.21%) VPN
9 3 (2.21%) VoIP
9 3 (2.21%) MPLS
10 2 (1.47%) NAS
10 2 (1.47%) SNMP
10 2 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) MySQL
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MSI
General
1 36 (26.47%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.21%) Publishing
6 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Law
6 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (17.65%) Analyst
2 18 (13.24%) Consultant
3 15 (11.03%) Support Analyst
4 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 11 (8.09%) Desktop Support
6 10 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Administrator
8 8 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
9 7 (5.15%) Architect
9 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Server Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Citrix Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Server Support
11 5 (3.68%) SCCM Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Server Support Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.21%) LAMP
3 1 (0.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 17 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 17 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 13 (9.56%) Clustering
3 7 (5.15%) Replication
4 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) SecurID
6 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Handset
7 1 (0.74%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 123 (90.44%) Windows
2 70 (51.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (30.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (26.47%) Windows 7
5 13 (9.56%) Linux
5 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.88%) UNIX
8 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.47%) Solaris
8 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.09%) ITIL
2 9 (6.62%) Incident Management
3 8 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 7 (5.15%) TOGAF
5 6 (4.41%) Migration
5 6 (4.41%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.41%) Software Deployment
6 5 (3.68%) Change Management
7 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.21%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.21%) Coaching
8 3 (2.21%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (2.21%) Service Management
8 3 (2.21%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.21%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.21%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 19 (13.97%) SQL
3 9 (6.62%) VBScript
4 3 (2.21%) VB
5 2 (1.47%) C#
6 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.09%) MCSE
3 9 (6.62%) MCSA
3 9 (6.62%) CCA
4 6 (4.41%) CCEA
5 5 (3.68%) CCEE
5 5 (3.68%) MCITP
6 4 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.21%) CCNA
7 3 (2.21%) RHCE
7 3 (2.21%) RHCT
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CCIE
8 1 (0.74%) MCP
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) NCDA
8 1 (0.74%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 56 (41.18%) XenDesktop
3 37 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (19.12%) vSphere
4 26 (19.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (11.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 14 (10.29%) VMware ESX
7 12 (8.82%) XenServer
7 12 (8.82%) Hyper-V
8 9 (6.62%) Xen
8 9 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (5.88%) UAG
10 4 (2.94%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.94%) NFS
11 3 (2.21%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.21%) Firmware
12 2 (1.47%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.74%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.74%) vCloud
13 1 (0.74%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 43 (31.62%) SCCM
2 19 (13.97%) SCOM
3 9 (6.62%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 8 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.94%) WSUS
5 4 (2.94%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.94%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.94%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.21%) XenMobile
6 3 (2.21%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (2.21%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (2.21%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.47%) WMI
7 2 (1.47%) Control-M
7 2 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 127 (93.38%) Citrix
2 76 (55.88%) VMware
3 59 (43.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.71%) Wyse
5 19 (13.97%) AppSense
6 15 (11.03%) EMC
7 14 (10.29%) HP
7 14 (10.29%) IBM
7 14 (10.29%) NetApp
8 13 (9.56%) Cisco
9 10 (7.35%) Altiris
10 9 (6.62%) Symantec
11 6 (4.41%) F5
11 6 (4.41%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.41%) Hitachi
12 5 (3.68%) FactSet
12 5 (3.68%) Reuters
13 4 (2.94%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.94%) Veeam
13 4 (2.94%) Remedy
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