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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 105 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing XenApp 27 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 0.96% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 7.40% 6.44% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 21
Median daily rate £388 £338 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £206 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £9.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+373.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £19.28 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.74% -3.58%
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
365 466 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.25% 14.92% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 254 223
Median daily rate £375 £320 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £442 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 90
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 9 £388 +29.16%
Essex +3 9 £425 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire +16 6 £230 - 3
Cambridgeshire +16 2 - -
Suffolk 0 1 £190 -15.55%
Norfolk -1 1 £190 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 36 (97.30%) Citrix
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 23 (62.16%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
4 18 (48.65%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) XenDesktop
6 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (29.73%) XenServer
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (27.03%) SCCM
10 9 (24.32%) NetScaler
11 8 (21.62%) MS Office
11 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (18.92%) ITIL
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.22%) MCITP
13 6 (16.22%) vSphere
13 6 (16.22%) SCOM
13 6 (16.22%) Internet
13 6 (16.22%) WAN
13 6 (16.22%) Office 365
14 5 (13.51%) DHCP
14 5 (13.51%) DNS

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) NetScaler
2 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) DHCP
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) MPLS
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) FTP
7 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.70%) Intranet
7 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Server Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix Support
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Packager
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Architect
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) RIA
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) CCTV
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Solaris
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.41%) High Availability
3 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) VBA
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) MCITP
3 5 (13.51%) MCSE
3 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) MOS
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) VCAP
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.70%) CCA
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) XenDesktop
3 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (29.73%) XenServer
5 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
6 6 (16.22%) vSphere
7 2 (5.41%) Terminal Server
7 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Simpana
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Citrix
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
5 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Adobe
6 3 (8.11%) Akamai
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) CommVault
7 2 (5.41%) Remedy
8 1 (2.70%) Apple
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL