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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 152 143 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs citing XenApp 20 65 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 1.20% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 5.10% 12.17% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 53 58
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £20.63 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.54% -10.32%
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
392 534 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.32% 9.89% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 390 428
Median daily rate £470 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 45
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £31.00 £122.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 37 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
4 21 (56.76%) SCCM
5 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
6 19 (51.35%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) XenDesktop
7 18 (48.65%) SCOM
8 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
9 14 (37.84%) Symantec
10 13 (35.14%) Finance
10 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (32.43%) HP
12 11 (29.73%) ITIL
13 10 (27.03%) DNS
13 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
13 10 (27.03%) Migration
13 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
13 10 (27.03%) NetScaler
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
14 9 (24.32%) MS Office
14 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
14 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
14 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
15 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
15 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
15 8 (21.62%) Virtual Machines

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 (24.32%) MS Exchange
1 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
2 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) SaaS
2 5 (13.51%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
1 10 (27.03%) NetScaler
2 6 (16.22%) DHCP
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Extranet
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 2 (5.41%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
7 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
1 6 (16.22%) Device Driver
2 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (5.41%) Linux
10 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Migration
3 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (18.92%) Data Management
5 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.81%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Software Deployment
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (8.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (51.35%) XenDesktop
3 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.62%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (18.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
6 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (10.81%) UAG
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (10.81%) XenServer
8 3 (8.11%) Xen
9 2 (5.41%) BitLocker
10 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
10 1 (2.70%) MetaFrame
10 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) SCCM
2 18 (48.65%) SCOM
3 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
4 5 (13.51%) SCVMM
5 4 (10.81%) HP SIM
5 4 (10.81%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (5.41%) WSUS
7 1 (2.70%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) Symantec
5 12 (32.43%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) IBM
7 5 (13.51%) NetApp
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco
8 4 (10.81%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (8.11%) AppSense
10 2 (5.41%) Apple
10 2 (5.41%) Google
10 2 (5.41%) Juniper
10 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
11 1 (2.70%) Canon
11 1 (2.70%) Etrali
11 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
11 1 (2.70%) Polycom
11 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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