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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 64 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.13% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 9.62% 15.60% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £369 £464 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £306
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £31.56 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-61.17% +37.19%
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
104 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.24% 7.27% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 56
Median daily rate £375 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 5 December 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 15 (71.43%) XenDesktop
5 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (61.90%) VMware
6 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
7 11 (52.38%) SCCM
7 11 (52.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (47.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
9 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (42.86%) SCOM
9 9 (42.86%) Finance
9 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
10 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
11 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
12 6 (28.57%) Symantec
12 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
12 6 (28.57%) DHCP
12 6 (28.57%) DNS
13 5 (23.81%) CA
13 5 (23.81%) SQL
13 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
13 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (23.81%) Application Packaging

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MSI
1 2 (9.52%) WinDbg
2 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Application Packaging
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 15 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) XenServer
7 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 9 (42.86%) SCOM
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Symantec
5 5 (23.81%) CA
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 3 (14.29%) NetApp
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco
8 2 (9.52%) Varonis
9 1 (4.76%) AppSense
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) Lumension