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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 291 267 246
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs citing XenApp 380 422 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 7.81% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 260 269
Median daily rate £301 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 26
Median hourly rate £28.25 £22.83 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.74% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £9.10 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.00 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+54.09% -6.71%
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
6084 5402 4971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.31% 10.79% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3849 3094 2714
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 568 601
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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
North East +35 130 £270 +42.10% 4
London -88 115 £400 +6.66% 24
South East -41 64 £413 +8.19% 11
North West -36 19 £325 +20.37% 9
East of England +2 16 £388 +61.45% 6
South West +5 15 £300 +7.14% 4
West Midlands -28 9 £325 +18.18% 10
Yorkshire +3 6 £250 -16.66% 5
East Midlands -2 5 £325 -23.52% 2
XenApp
UK

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 636 (95.21%) Citrix
2 554 (82.93%) Windows
3 462 (69.16%) Active Directory
4 384 (57.49%) VMware
5 343 (51.35%) Microsoft
6 339 (50.75%) Windows Server
7 320 (47.90%) XenDesktop
8 298 (44.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 260 (38.92%) SCCM
10 226 (33.83%) DHCP
11 221 (33.08%) DNS
12 206 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
13 202 (30.24%) ITIL
14 193 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 186 (27.84%) Microsoft App-V
16 172 (25.75%) HP
17 168 (25.15%) AppSense
18 165 (24.70%) MS Exchange
18 165 (24.70%) PowerShell
19 156 (23.35%) Windows 7
20 155 (23.20%) Windows Server 2003
21 140 (20.96%) XenServer
22 133 (19.91%) Security Cleared
23 130 (19.46%) Finance
24 116 (17.37%) SQL
25 111 (16.62%) SAN
25 111 (16.62%) SC Cleared
26 110 (16.47%) NetScaler
27 109 (16.32%) SQL Server
28 100 (14.97%) Hyper-V

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
1 165 (24.70%) MS Exchange
2 100 (14.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (13.02%) Skype for Business
4 50 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (7.49%) SharePoint
5 45 (6.74%) IIS
6 31 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.45%) Confluence
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.15%) Apache
13 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.15%) nginx
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 92 (13.77%) MS Office
2 91 (13.62%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.05%) MS Project
4 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.60%) assyst
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 77 (11.53%) Office 365
2 16 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.65%) PaaS
5 8 (1.20%) IaaS
6 7 (1.05%) SaaS
7 5 (0.75%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.60%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.45%) Yammer
10 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.30%) GitHub
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.15%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 226 (33.83%) DHCP
2 221 (33.08%) DNS
3 111 (16.62%) SAN
4 110 (16.47%) NetScaler
5 73 (10.93%) WAN
6 71 (10.63%) LAN
7 67 (10.03%) Firewall
8 53 (7.93%) TCP/IP
9 26 (3.89%) VPN
10 24 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
11 22 (3.29%) SMS
11 22 (3.29%) VLAN
11 22 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (3.14%) 3G
13 18 (2.69%) Internet
13 18 (2.69%) VoIP
14 17 (2.54%) iSCSI
15 14 (2.10%) MPLS
16 13 (1.95%) Network Security
17 9 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.45%) MySQL
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.30%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.15%) QlikView
8 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (3.74%) MSI
2 3 (0.45%) JIRA
3 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.30%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.15%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 130 (19.46%) Finance
2 27 (4.04%) Banking
3 19 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.54%) Back Office
4 17 (2.54%) Legal
4 17 (2.54%) Publishing
5 9 (1.35%) Law
6 8 (1.20%) Advertising
7 7 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.75%) Local Government
8 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.75%) Retail
9 4 (0.60%) Marketing
10 3 (0.45%) Games
10 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 111 (16.62%) Citrix Engineer
2 102 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 99 (14.82%) Support Engineer
4 70 (10.48%) Analyst
5 68 (10.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 57 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 52 (7.78%) Desktop Support
8 51 (7.63%) Server Engineer
9 44 (6.59%) Consultant
10 43 (6.44%) Citrix Support
11 42 (6.29%) Architect
11 42 (6.29%) Desktop Engineer
12 41 (6.14%) Windows Engineer
13 35 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
14 34 (5.09%) VMware Engineer
15 33 (4.94%) Citrix Consultant
16 30 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support
17 29 (4.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
18 28 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 25 (3.74%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.20%) .NET
2 6 (0.90%) Web Services
3 5 (0.75%) HTML
4 3 (0.45%) Middleware
4 3 (0.45%) SAML
5 2 (0.30%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.15%) HTML5
6 1 (0.15%) LAMP
6 1 (0.15%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.15%) XML
6 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 61 (9.13%) Computer Science
3 54 (8.08%) Fat Client
3 54 (8.08%) Thin Client
4 35 (5.24%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.99%) Replication
6 18 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.69%) Blackberry
7 16 (2.40%) Clustering
8 14 (2.10%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.20%) Device Driver
9 8 (1.20%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.05%) PKI
11 5 (0.75%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.60%) BYOD
12 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.60%) iPhone
12 4 (0.60%) iSeries
12 4 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 554 (82.93%) Windows
2 339 (50.75%) Windows Server
3 298 (44.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 193 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 156 (23.35%) Windows 7
6 155 (23.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (8.53%) Linux
8 48 (7.19%) Windows 8
9 33 (4.94%) Windows 10
10 31 (4.64%) Windows XP
11 25 (3.74%) Unix
12 15 (2.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.35%) Android
14 9 (1.35%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.05%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.05%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.45%) VMS
17 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (30.24%) ITIL
2 76 (11.38%) Project Management
3 75 (11.23%) Software Delivery
4 58 (8.68%) Migration
5 49 (7.34%) Service Delivery
6 40 (5.99%) Business Continuity
7 36 (5.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 31 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (3.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 24 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (3.29%) Application Packaging
11 22 (3.29%) Problem Management
11 22 (3.29%) Service Management
12 21 (3.14%) Change Management
12 21 (3.14%) PRINCE2
12 21 (3.14%) Software Distribution
13 20 (2.99%) Application Virtualisation
14 19 (2.84%) Server Virtualisation
15 15 (2.25%) ITSM
15 15 (2.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 165 (24.70%) PowerShell
2 116 (17.37%) SQL
3 63 (9.43%) VBScript
4 36 (5.39%) VB
5 22 (3.29%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.05%) C
6 7 (1.05%) Java
6 7 (1.05%) Python
7 5 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.30%) C#
9 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.15%) PHP
10 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (19.91%) Security Cleared
2 111 (16.62%) SC Cleared
3 88 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (9.88%) MCSE
5 60 (8.98%) Degree
6 44 (6.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 42 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
8 30 (4.49%) MCP
9 25 (3.74%) CCA
10 20 (2.99%) MCDST
11 14 (2.10%) MCSA
12 13 (1.95%) DV Cleared
13 11 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (1.35%) CCNP
14 9 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.20%) CCNA
16 7 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (0.90%) MCITP
18 5 (0.75%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 37 (5.54%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.60%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 462 (69.16%) Active Directory
2 320 (47.90%) XenDesktop
3 206 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 186 (27.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 140 (20.96%) XenServer
6 100 (14.97%) Hyper-V
7 77 (11.53%) vSphere
8 66 (9.88%) VMware ESX
9 32 (4.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 28 (4.19%) Terminal Services
11 21 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
13 15 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (1.95%) BitLocker
15 12 (1.80%) DFS Replication
15 12 (1.80%) UAG
15 12 (1.80%) VMware Server
16 10 (1.50%) Xen
17 7 (1.05%) ISA Server
17 7 (1.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 260 (38.92%) SCCM
2 75 (11.23%) SCOM
3 50 (7.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 45 (6.74%) EdgeSight
5 42 (6.29%) XenMobile
6 34 (5.09%) SafeCom
7 22 (3.29%) SCVMM
8 20 (2.99%) Backup Exec
9 15 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 13 (1.95%) HP SIM
11 12 (1.80%) SCOrch
11 12 (1.80%) WSUS
12 10 (1.50%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (1.50%) IBM BigFix
12 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 10 (1.50%) NetBackup
13 9 (1.35%) AppDNA
14 8 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (1.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
16 6 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 636 (95.21%) Citrix
2 384 (57.49%) VMware
3 343 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 172 (25.75%) HP
5 168 (25.15%) AppSense
6 82 (12.28%) Cisco
7 58 (8.68%) ThinPrint
8 54 (8.08%) NetApp
9 51 (7.63%) Symantec
10 40 (5.99%) Dell
11 33 (4.94%) SAP
12 30 (4.49%) Wyse
13 26 (3.89%) EMC
14 23 (3.44%) Oracle
15 21 (3.14%) IBM
16 20 (2.99%) Apple
16 20 (2.99%) Sophos
17 12 (1.80%) Dell Compellent
18 11 (1.65%) CheckPoint
18 11 (1.65%) Red Hat
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