The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 291 277 253
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Contract jobs citing XenApp 370 413 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% 7.78% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 253 265
Median daily rate £305 £352 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.22% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 29
Median hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £9.55 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.55 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £19.82 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +2.27%
XenApp
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5824 5307 4933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.82% 10.43% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3627 2998 2670
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 636 630
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in England

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in England

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in England

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the England region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in England

XenApp
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

XenApp Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London -72 108 £375 -6.25% 28
North East +33 107 £271 +42.36% 6
South East -7 75 £400 +14.28% 10
South West +6 24 £294 +4.91% 2
North West -39 20 £325 +6.55% 11
East of England +3 16 £260 -35.00% 5
West Midlands -18 7 £450 +71.42% 4
East Midlands +11 6 £325 -13.33% 5
Yorkshire +7 6 £265 -15.20% 6
XenApp
UK

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 582 (94.94%) Citrix
2 514 (83.85%) Windows
3 417 (68.03%) Active Directory
4 343 (55.95%) VMware
5 327 (53.34%) Windows Server
6 299 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 291 (47.47%) XenDesktop
8 280 (45.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 231 (37.68%) SCCM
10 198 (32.30%) ITIL
11 191 (31.16%) DNS
12 189 (30.83%) DHCP
13 183 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 182 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 164 (26.75%) Microsoft App-V
16 157 (25.61%) HP
17 153 (24.96%) Windows 7
18 149 (24.31%) Windows Server 2003
19 148 (24.14%) PowerShell
20 145 (23.65%) AppSense
21 142 (23.16%) MS Exchange
22 130 (21.21%) XenServer
23 124 (20.23%) Finance
24 113 (18.43%) Security Cleared
25 105 (17.13%) NetScaler
26 103 (16.80%) SQL Server
27 95 (15.50%) SQL
28 92 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
29 91 (14.85%) SC Cleared
30 89 (14.52%) SAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 142 (23.16%) MS Exchange
2 88 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (11.42%) Skype for Business
4 46 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 43 (7.01%) IIS
6 34 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.49%) Confluence
12 1 (0.16%) Apache
12 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (13.87%) MS Office
2 79 (12.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.98%) MS Project
4 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) assyst
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (11.42%) Office 365
2 14 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.63%) PaaS
4 9 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.14%) IaaS
5 7 (1.14%) SaaS
6 5 (0.82%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.49%) Yammer
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.16%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 191 (31.16%) DNS
2 189 (30.83%) DHCP
3 105 (17.13%) NetScaler
4 89 (14.52%) SAN
5 58 (9.46%) Firewall
6 53 (8.65%) WAN
7 52 (8.48%) LAN
8 44 (7.18%) TCP/IP
9 30 (4.89%) VPN
10 23 (3.75%) Remote Desktop
11 20 (3.26%) Internet
12 19 (3.10%) SMS
13 18 (2.94%) VoIP
13 18 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (2.77%) 3G
15 12 (1.96%) Network Security
15 12 (1.96%) VLAN
16 9 (1.47%) Wireless
17 8 (1.31%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.49%) MySQL
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.16%) QlikView
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (2.61%) MSI
2 3 (0.49%) JIRA
3 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.33%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.16%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 124 (20.23%) Finance
2 24 (3.92%) Banking
3 20 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.94%) Legal
4 18 (2.94%) Publishing
5 15 (2.45%) Back Office
6 10 (1.63%) Advertising
7 7 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.14%) Law
8 5 (0.82%) Local Government
8 5 (0.82%) Retail
9 3 (0.49%) Games
9 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Marketing
10 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 107 (17.46%) Citrix Engineer
2 99 (16.15%) Support Engineer
3 84 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 77 (12.56%) Analyst
5 64 (10.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 62 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 59 (9.62%) Desktop Support
8 52 (8.48%) Citrix Support
9 48 (7.83%) Server Engineer
10 46 (7.50%) Consultant
11 37 (6.04%) Citrix Consultant
11 37 (6.04%) Desktop Engineer
11 37 (6.04%) Windows Engineer
12 35 (5.71%) Support Analyst
13 34 (5.55%) Architect
14 33 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
15 32 (5.22%) Infrastructure Support
16 29 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 29 (4.73%) VMware Engineer
17 26 (4.24%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.98%) .NET
2 5 (0.82%) Web Services
3 3 (0.49%) HTML
3 3 (0.49%) Middleware
3 3 (0.49%) SAML
4 2 (0.33%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.16%) HTML5
5 1 (0.16%) LAMP
5 1 (0.16%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.16%) XML
5 1 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.79%) Data Centre
2 51 (8.32%) Fat Client
2 51 (8.32%) Thin Client
3 49 (7.99%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.40%) Blackberry
6 23 (3.75%) Smartphone
7 14 (2.28%) PKI
8 11 (1.79%) Clustering
9 10 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.98%) Driving Licence
12 6 (0.98%) Replication
13 5 (0.82%) EMC VNX
13 5 (0.82%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.82%) NHS
14 4 (0.65%) Device Driver
14 4 (0.65%) Handset
14 4 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 514 (83.85%) Windows
2 327 (53.34%) Windows Server
3 280 (45.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 182 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 153 (24.96%) Windows 7
6 149 (24.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (7.99%) Linux
8 36 (5.87%) Windows 8
9 28 (4.57%) Windows XP
10 26 (4.24%) Windows 10
11 24 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
12 23 (3.75%) Unix
13 10 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.14%) Android
15 6 (0.98%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.49%) VMS
19 2 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (32.30%) ITIL
2 70 (11.42%) Project Management
3 55 (8.97%) Software Delivery
4 49 (7.99%) Migration
4 49 (7.99%) Service Delivery
5 32 (5.22%) Business Continuity
6 29 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (4.57%) Infrastructure Management
8 24 (3.92%) Change Management
9 23 (3.75%) Service Management
10 22 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (3.43%) Application Packaging
12 19 (3.10%) Application Virtualisation
12 19 (3.10%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 19 (3.10%) Problem Management
13 17 (2.77%) Incident Management
13 17 (2.77%) ITSM
13 17 (2.77%) PRINCE2
14 15 (2.45%) Mentoring
14 15 (2.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 148 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 95 (15.50%) SQL
3 56 (9.14%) VBScript
4 26 (4.24%) VB
5 12 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.98%) C
7 5 (0.82%) Java
7 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.49%) Python
9 2 (0.33%) C#
9 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 113 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 92 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 91 (14.85%) SC Cleared
4 70 (11.42%) MCSE
5 49 (7.99%) Degree
6 36 (5.87%) MCP
7 34 (5.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 34 (5.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (4.57%) Citrix Certification
9 26 (4.24%) MCDST
10 22 (3.59%) CCA
11 16 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (2.12%) CCNA
12 13 (2.12%) MCSA
13 12 (1.96%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.31%) CCNP
15 7 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (0.98%) MCITP
16 6 (0.98%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.36%) SLA
2 30 (4.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.65%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 417 (68.03%) Active Directory
2 291 (47.47%) XenDesktop
3 183 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 164 (26.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 130 (21.21%) XenServer
6 85 (13.87%) Hyper-V
7 73 (11.91%) vSphere
8 49 (7.99%) VMware ESX
9 32 (5.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 26 (4.24%) Terminal Services
11 20 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (2.12%) BitLocker
13 10 (1.63%) UAG
14 9 (1.47%) ISA Server
14 9 (1.47%) Terminal Server
15 7 (1.14%) MetaFrame
16 6 (0.98%) Brightmail
17 5 (0.82%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.65%) DFS Replication
19 3 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 231 (37.68%) SCCM
2 63 (10.28%) SCOM
3 44 (7.18%) EdgeSight
4 38 (6.20%) XenMobile
5 34 (5.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 29 (4.73%) SafeCom
7 21 (3.43%) Backup Exec
8 17 (2.77%) SCVMM
9 16 (2.61%) SCOrch
10 14 (2.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 13 (2.12%) HP SIM
12 10 (1.63%) WSUS
13 9 (1.47%) AppDNA
13 9 (1.47%) IBM BigFix
14 8 (1.31%) NetBackup
15 7 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
15 7 (1.14%) Nagios
16 6 (0.98%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
16 6 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 5 (0.82%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 582 (94.94%) Citrix
2 343 (55.95%) VMware
3 299 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 157 (25.61%) HP
5 145 (23.65%) AppSense
6 75 (12.23%) Cisco
7 49 (7.99%) ThinPrint
8 45 (7.34%) NetApp
9 40 (6.53%) Symantec
10 34 (5.55%) Wyse
11 33 (5.38%) Dell
12 28 (4.57%) SAP
13 20 (3.26%) IBM
14 18 (2.94%) EMC
15 16 (2.61%) Oracle
16 15 (2.45%) Apple
16 15 (2.45%) Remedy
17 14 (2.28%) Altiris
17 14 (2.28%) Sophos
18 12 (1.96%) CheckPoint
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 13 days ago