The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 74 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.30% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 12.07% 4.07% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £320 £438 £184
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.85% +138.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £348 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £528 £201
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.33% -6.25%
XenApp
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
116 123 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.76% 7.46% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 53
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £173 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +117.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 35 (83.33%) Citrix
2 34 (80.95%) Windows
3 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 29 (69.05%) XenDesktop
5 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
7 17 (40.48%) Application Packaging
7 17 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) SCCM
9 14 (33.33%) VMware
9 14 (33.33%) Finance
10 13 (30.95%) VBScript
10 13 (30.95%) VMware ESX
10 13 (30.95%) NetScaler
11 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
11 11 (26.19%) Clustering
11 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (26.19%) WSUS
11 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
13 9 (21.43%) QA
14 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (19.05%) Client/Server
15 7 (16.67%) MSI
15 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (16.67%) SCOM
16 6 (14.29%) Windows 10

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) NetScaler
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) Intranet
3 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.38%) LDAP
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MSI
2 2 (4.76%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Publishing
3 3 (7.14%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Packager
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Change Coordinator
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Coordinator
6 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) MSI Packager
7 3 (7.14%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 8 (19.05%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Application Packaging
2 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Change Management
4 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 13 (30.95%) VBScript
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CCA
1 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (4.76%) MCSE
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) XenDesktop
2 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (30.95%) VMware ESX
5 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (7.14%) XenServer
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.76%) MetaFrame
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (26.19%) WSUS
3 7 (16.67%) SCOM
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Citrix
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) NetApp
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
6 4 (9.52%) CA
7 3 (7.14%) AppSense
8 2 (4.76%) Altiris
8 2 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) IBM
9 1 (2.38%) Lumension