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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 141 141 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing XenApp 16 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 1.10% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 4.44% 11.30% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 47 56
Median daily rate £425 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +20.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £19.82 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +2.27%
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
360 540 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.80% 9.72% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 402 365
Median daily rate £450 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £535 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +10.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 41 (83.67%) Windows
3 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
3 31 (63.27%) Finance
3 31 (63.27%) SCCM
4 30 (61.22%) ITIL
5 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.86%) VMware
7 20 (40.82%) MS Office
7 20 (40.82%) Windows 7
8 18 (36.73%) XenDesktop
8 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
10 16 (32.65%) MCSE
11 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
12 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
13 13 (26.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 13 (26.53%) SCOM
14 12 (24.49%) MCP
14 12 (24.49%) MCDST
14 12 (24.49%) Smartphone
15 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
15 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (20.41%) NetScaler
16 10 (20.41%) Symantec
16 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
16 10 (20.41%) HP
17 9 (18.37%) DNS

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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) SaaS
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) NetScaler
2 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (10.20%) Internet
4 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.08%) Extranet
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
7 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.08%) MSI
2 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Desktop Support
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix Support
4 8 (16.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (8.16%) Desktop Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Support Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 12 (24.49%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.12%) Derivative
4 3 (6.12%) Equities
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Handset
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (40.82%) Windows 7
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
6 13 (26.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Data Management
2 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) Workflow
5 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Server Building
6 3 (6.12%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) VBScript
3 4 (8.16%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.65%) MCSE
3 12 (24.49%) MCDST
3 12 (24.49%) MCP
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (8.16%) CCA
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.04%) CCEA
7 1 (2.04%) CCEE
7 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.04%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) XenDesktop
3 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.20%) XenServer
6 4 (8.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.08%) UAG
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.08%) vSphere
8 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.04%) Docker
8 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 31 (63.27%) SCCM
2 13 (26.53%) SCOM
3 6 (12.24%) Backup Exec
3 6 (12.24%) HP SIM
4 4 (8.16%) AppDNA
4 4 (8.16%) SCOrch
4 4 (8.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (6.12%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (6.12%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Ansible
7 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.04%) Control-M
7 1 (2.04%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.04%) Puppet
7 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) HP
3 10 (20.41%) Symantec
4 5 (10.20%) AppSense
5 4 (8.16%) Altiris
5 4 (8.16%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) BMC
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos
8 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.04%) Wyse
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