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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
London / City of London
Rank 143 115 159
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +44
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 4.59% 9.51% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £293 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.90%

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
305 305 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.43% 9.96% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 233 308
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 32
Median hourly rate £23.88 £16.00 £17.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.21% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £11.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £25.80 £22.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
7 12 (50.00%) VMware
7 12 (50.00%) SCCM
8 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
9 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (41.67%) Migration
10 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
11 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
11 8 (33.33%) Cisco
12 7 (29.17%) SAN
12 7 (29.17%) DHCP
12 7 (29.17%) DNS
12 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
13 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
13 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (20.83%) Finance
14 5 (20.83%) Firewall
14 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
14 5 (20.83%) Application Discovery
14 5 (20.83%) SCOM

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DHCP
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.33%) DMZ
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) VSAN
5 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.17%) IPsec
6 1 (4.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Packager
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Application Discovery
4 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Server Building
6 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (8.33%) DFS Replication
8 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 3 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) CommVault
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (4.17%) F5
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