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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 67 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 11.76% 7.62% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £200 £464 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +126.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -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
85 105 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.20% 6.21% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 60
Median daily rate £263 £366 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.32% +22.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £238 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.50 £25.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.79% +110.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 30 (81.08%) Citrix
2 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
3 27 (72.97%) Windows
4 26 (70.27%) XenDesktop
5 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
6 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
7 17 (45.95%) Application Packaging
8 16 (43.24%) VMware
9 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
10 13 (35.14%) VBScript
10 13 (35.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (35.14%) NetScaler
11 12 (32.43%) SCCM
11 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
12 11 (29.73%) Clustering
12 11 (29.73%) Finance
12 11 (29.73%) WSUS
12 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
13 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
15 7 (18.92%) MSI
15 7 (18.92%) SCOM
15 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
16 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
16 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (16.22%) XenServer
16 6 (16.22%) NetApp
17 5 (13.51%) Symantec

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 (13.51%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) NetScaler
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
3 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MSI
2 2 (5.41%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (35.14%) Support Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) VMware Support Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Applications Packager
7 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Data Centre Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (8.11%) MSI Packager
8 3 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Storage Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Clustering
2 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
3 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Application Packaging
2 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
2 13 (35.14%) VBScript
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCA
1 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (5.41%) MCSE
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) XenDesktop
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (35.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
5 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (16.22%) XenServer
7 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.41%) MetaFrame
8 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (29.73%) WSUS
3 7 (18.92%) SCOM
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Citrix
2 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) NetApp
5 5 (13.51%) Symantec
6 4 (10.81%) CA
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) AppSense
8 2 (5.41%) Altiris
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Lumension