The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 102 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 29 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 1.23% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 7.47% 10.63% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.49% -20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £202 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £427 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.50 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £27.88 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.58% +46.71%
XenApp
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
388 348 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.05% 11.55% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 174 128
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 40 52
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.00 £25.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the East of England region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the East of England region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XenApp
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

XenApp Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 13 £488 +95.00% 4
Essex -2 8 £413 +7.14%
Suffolk +7 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £104 -72.26% 1
Norfolk 0 1 - -
Bedfordshire -1 1 - - 2
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 45 (95.74%) Citrix
2 39 (82.98%) VMware
3 37 (78.72%) Windows
4 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
5 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
6 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (55.32%) HP
7 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
9 16 (34.04%) DHCP
9 16 (34.04%) DNS
9 16 (34.04%) ITIL
9 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.79%) SQL
11 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
11 13 (27.66%) SAN
11 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (27.66%) XenDesktop
12 12 (25.53%) 3PAR
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco
13 11 (23.40%) MS Office
14 10 (21.28%) Linux
14 10 (21.28%) CCNA
14 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (21.28%) Project Management
15 9 (19.15%) Clustering
15 9 (19.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.02%) Lync
4 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.64%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) DHCP
1 16 (34.04%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
2 13 (27.66%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) Firewall
4 5 (10.64%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.38%) Internet
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.26%) LDAP
6 2 (4.26%) LAN
6 2 (4.26%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Desktop Support
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Packager
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Clustering
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (21.28%) Linux
5 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (14.89%) Android
6 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.51%) CentOS
7 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.51%) VMS
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Project Management
3 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.38%) CAD
6 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.26%) High Availability
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.26%) Information Management
7 1 (2.13%) Network Design
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CCNA
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.02%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.38%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) HNC
7 1 (2.13%) CCA
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (27.66%) XenDesktop
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (14.89%) VMware ESX
5 7 (14.89%) vSphere
6 6 (12.77%) XenServer
7 5 (10.64%) Terminal Server
8 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Citrix
2 39 (82.98%) VMware
3 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
4 26 (55.32%) HP
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco
5 12 (25.53%) 3PAR
6 7 (14.89%) Dell
6 7 (14.89%) Apple
7 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.77%) Brocade
8 4 (8.51%) Sophos
9 3 (6.38%) Wyse
9 3 (6.38%) Google
9 3 (6.38%) Remedy
9 3 (6.38%) Mapinfo
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle
9 3 (6.38%) Adobe
9 3 (6.38%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.26%) NetApp
11 1 (2.13%) Lotus