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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
UK / England
Rank 345 380 304
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -76
Contract jobs citing XenApp 240 228 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 4.79% 4.85% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 149 195
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 15
Median hourly rate £31.00 £28.03 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.51%

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
5007 4703 4784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.05% 10.27% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 2844 2649
Median daily rate £400 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 462 554
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -27 84 £425 +9.67% 27
South East +25 49 £345 +15.00% 14
North East +9 24 £214 - 2
East Midlands +20 19 £355 +4.41%
North West +25 15 £300 +7.14% 5
East of England +2 14 £350 +7.69% 2
Yorkshire +18 12 £300 -25.00% 7
South West +3 12 £313 +38.88% 3
West Midlands -6 11 £263 -13.93% 2
XenApp
UK

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 452 (92.24%) Citrix
2 372 (75.92%) Windows
3 282 (57.55%) Active Directory
4 275 (56.12%) VMware
5 239 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 225 (45.92%) Windows Server
7 210 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 189 (38.57%) XenDesktop
9 166 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 156 (31.84%) SCCM
11 151 (30.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 137 (27.96%) Windows 7
13 128 (26.12%) DNS
14 125 (25.51%) Microsoft App-V
15 114 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 112 (22.86%) DHCP
17 106 (21.63%) AppSense
18 89 (18.16%) HP
18 89 (18.16%) Security Cleared
19 85 (17.35%) PowerShell
20 84 (17.14%) MS Exchange
21 83 (16.94%) ITIL
22 77 (15.71%) Cisco
23 75 (15.31%) SQL Server
23 75 (15.31%) NetScaler
23 75 (15.31%) Windows 10
24 71 (14.49%) SC Cleared
25 67 (13.67%) Finance
26 65 (13.27%) MS Office
26 65 (13.27%) vSphere

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 84 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 60 (12.24%) Skype for Business
3 59 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (4.90%) IIS
6 16 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 65 (13.27%) MS Office
2 53 (10.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (11.84%) Office 365
3 42 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.63%) IaaS
5 7 (1.43%) G Suite
5 7 (1.43%) PaaS
6 6 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (1.02%) Akamai
7 5 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.02%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.61%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
9 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.20%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 128 (26.12%) DNS
2 112 (22.86%) DHCP
3 75 (15.31%) NetScaler
4 59 (12.04%) SAN
5 48 (9.80%) Firewall
6 38 (7.76%) TCP/IP
7 36 (7.35%) WAN
8 34 (6.94%) LAN
9 28 (5.71%) VPN
10 23 (4.69%) Skype
11 17 (3.47%) Internet
12 16 (3.27%) VLAN
13 13 (2.65%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.45%) VoIP
14 12 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (1.63%) NAS
17 7 (1.43%) BIG-IP
17 7 (1.43%) SNMP
17 7 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.63%) DB2
5 7 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.20%) MS Access
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (2.45%) MSI
2 4 (0.82%) eggPlant
2 4 (0.82%) HP UFT
2 4 (0.82%) JIRA
3 2 (0.41%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 67 (13.67%) Finance
2 19 (3.88%) Banking
3 15 (3.06%) Publishing
4 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.02%) Law
6 5 (1.02%) Local Government
6 5 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.82%) Legal
8 3 (0.61%) Back Office
8 3 (0.61%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Front Office
9 2 (0.41%) Retail
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (15.92%) Citrix Engineer
2 75 (15.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (13.67%) Analyst
4 57 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 55 (11.22%) Architect
6 42 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 41 (8.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 36 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
9 35 (7.14%) Consultant
10 28 (5.71%) Desktop Support
11 27 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (5.51%) Support Analyst
12 24 (4.90%) VMware Engineer
13 22 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 22 (4.49%) Citrix Consultant
13 22 (4.49%) Desktop Engineer
14 21 (4.29%) Citrix Support
15 20 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
16 19 (3.88%) Citrix Analyst
17 17 (3.47%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.90%) Web Services
2 5 (1.02%) XMPP
3 3 (0.61%) SAML
3 3 (0.61%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.61%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.41%) .NET
5 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.20%) HTML
5 1 (0.20%) Middleware
5 1 (0.20%) REST
5 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.80%) Fat Client
1 48 (9.80%) Thin Client
2 41 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.08%) Clustering
4 16 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.65%) Smartphone
7 11 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.24%) iPhone
8 10 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.04%) iSeries
9 8 (1.63%) AS400
9 8 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.22%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.22%) PKI
11 5 (1.02%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.02%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 372 (75.92%) Windows
2 225 (45.92%) Windows Server
3 210 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 151 (30.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 137 (27.96%) Windows 7
6 114 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (15.31%) Windows 10
8 48 (9.80%) Linux
9 44 (8.98%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.45%) Unix
11 11 (2.24%) Solaris
12 10 (2.04%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.04%) Windows XP
13 9 (1.84%) Android
14 8 (1.63%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.43%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.02%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.82%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.94%) ITIL
2 51 (10.41%) Migration
3 39 (7.96%) Application Packaging
4 26 (5.31%) Software Delivery
5 24 (4.90%) Service Delivery
6 23 (4.69%) Incident Management
7 22 (4.49%) Application Virtualisation
8 21 (4.29%) Problem Management
8 21 (4.29%) TOGAF
9 17 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.27%) Infrastructure Management
11 15 (3.06%) Change Management
12 13 (2.65%) Project Management
12 13 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (2.65%) Software Deployment
13 12 (2.45%) Application Discovery
13 12 (2.45%) Performance Management
13 12 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (2.24%) Server Building
14 11 (2.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.35%) PowerShell
2 56 (11.43%) SQL
3 13 (2.65%) VBScript
4 8 (1.63%) C
4 8 (1.63%) VB
5 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.43%) Python
6 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.82%) VBA
7 3 (0.61%) C#
8 2 (0.41%) Java
8 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (18.16%) Security Cleared
2 71 (14.49%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (5.51%) MCSE
5 22 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (3.27%) CCA
7 14 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (2.24%) Degree
8 11 (2.24%) MCITP
8 11 (2.24%) MCP
9 9 (1.84%) CCNA
10 7 (1.43%) MCSA
11 6 (1.22%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.02%) CCNP
13 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.61%) MCTS
15 2 (0.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.47%) SLA
2 12 (2.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 282 (57.55%) Active Directory
2 189 (38.57%) XenDesktop
3 166 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 125 (25.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 65 (13.27%) vSphere
6 62 (12.65%) Hyper-V
7 53 (10.82%) VMware ESX
8 40 (8.16%) XenServer
9 26 (5.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 20 (4.08%) BitLocker
11 11 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (1.84%) ProxySG
13 8 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (1.63%) Terminal Services
13 8 (1.63%) Xen
14 7 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (1.43%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (1.02%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 156 (31.84%) SCCM
2 28 (5.71%) SCOM
3 16 (3.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 15 (3.06%) EdgeSight
5 14 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (2.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 13 (2.65%) XenMobile
7 12 (2.45%) WSUS
8 10 (2.04%) SafeCom
9 9 (1.84%) AppDNA
10 8 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (1.63%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.22%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.22%) SCVMM
12 5 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (1.02%) PowerCLI
12 5 (1.02%) Simpana
12 5 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.82%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 452 (92.24%) Citrix
2 275 (56.12%) VMware
3 239 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 106 (21.63%) AppSense
5 89 (18.16%) HP
6 77 (15.71%) Cisco
7 38 (7.76%) Symantec
8 34 (6.94%) NetApp
8 34 (6.94%) Wyse
9 26 (5.31%) Dell
10 21 (4.29%) ThinPrint
11 19 (3.88%) Apple
12 18 (3.67%) IBM
13 15 (3.06%) 3PAR
14 13 (2.65%) EMC
14 13 (2.65%) Veeam
15 12 (2.45%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.45%) Mitel
16 11 (2.24%) CA
16 11 (2.24%) Canon
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