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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 137 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 51 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 2.10% 3.64%
As % of the System Software category 3.69% 15.22% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 53
Average daily rate
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£393 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £188 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £36.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +40.24%
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
352 335 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.06% 13.80% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 122 199
Average daily rate £300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £172 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 71 68
Average hourly rate £21.75 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £32.50 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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 22 August 2014.

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
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 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -9 13 £393 +12.14% 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 5
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 48 (96.00%) Citrix
2 40 (80.00%) Windows
3 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
4 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (48.00%) VMware
7 16 (32.00%) ITIL
7 16 (32.00%) NetApp
8 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (26.00%) ITSM
8 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (18.00%) SCCM
11 9 (18.00%) assyst
11 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (16.00%) DNS
12 8 (16.00%) DHCP
12 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
13 7 (14.00%) Finance
13 7 (14.00%) Oracle
13 7 (14.00%) Symantec
14 6 (12.00%) CCA
14 6 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (12.00%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.00%) Documentum
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
1 8 (16.00%) DHCP
2 6 (12.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) SMS
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Broadband
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
1 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 5 (10.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Problem Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Server Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Wintel Support
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Release Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) PKI
3 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) ITSM
3 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Management
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Release Management
6 3 (6.00%) Process Management
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBScript
2 3 (6.00%) VB
3 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.00%) ABAP
3 2 (4.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CCA
1 6 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCSE
2 4 (8.00%) MCITP
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCEA
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (12.00%) XenServer
3 6 (12.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) SCOM
3 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.00%) WSUS
3 4 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Citrix
2 24 (48.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) NetApp
4 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle
5 7 (14.00%) Symantec
6 6 (12.00%) EMC
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 4 (8.00%) Altiris
8 3 (6.00%) Veeam
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco
8 3 (6.00%) Dell
9 2 (4.00%) SAP
9 2 (4.00%) AppSense
10 1 (2.00%) Lotus
10 1 (2.00%) Remedy
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago