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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 119 100 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -25
Contract jobs citing XenApp 22 24 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.99% 1.99%
As % of the System Software category 5.91% 7.23% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 31
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£275 £263 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £455 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £165.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+746.15% -29.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% +57.77%
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
372 332 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.10% 13.69% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 153 155
Average daily rate £289 £291 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 75 79
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £38.85 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 -3 10 £288 -23.33%
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £325 +23.80% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £266 - 5
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (94.87%) Citrix
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
3 23 (58.97%) VMware
4 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
7 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
8 12 (30.77%) HP
9 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
9 11 (28.21%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (25.64%) ITIL
10 10 (25.64%) Clustering
11 8 (20.51%) SAN
12 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (17.95%) 3PAR
12 7 (17.95%) Lync
12 7 (17.95%) MS Office
12 7 (17.95%) SQL
13 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (12.82%) Migration
13 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
13 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
13 5 (12.82%) SCCM
13 5 (12.82%) Brocade
14 4 (10.26%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (17.95%) Lync
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
4 3 (7.69%) Wireless
5 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Law
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Problem Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Consultant
2 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.26%) CentOS
6 4 (10.26%) VMS
7 3 (7.69%) AIX
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.26%) ITSM
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.26%) CCA
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
2 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.26%) XenServer
5 3 (7.69%) MetaFrame
6 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Citrix
2 23 (58.97%) VMware
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) HP
5 7 (17.95%) 3PAR
6 5 (12.82%) Brocade
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.26%) NetApp
7 4 (10.26%) EMC
8 3 (7.69%) IBM
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) Veeam
9 2 (5.13%) AppSense
10 1 (2.56%) Mercator
10 1 (2.56%) Remedy
10 1 (2.56%) Lotus
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