The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 81 80 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 1.87% 2.15% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.82 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -6.97%
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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
107 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.53% 7.79% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 19
Average daily rate £265 £338 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.48% +53.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £121 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% +35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MetaFrame
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) MetaFrame
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) HP