The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 47 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.66% 3.24% 5.29%
As % of the System Software category 20.97% 18.39% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 14
Average daily rate
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£340 £196 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.24% -47.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £148 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £241 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £20.07
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +49.47%
XenApp
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 87 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.68% 17.61% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 61
Average daily rate £244 £219 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -35.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £100 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 6 £341 -
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp.

1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Citrix
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
5 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (50.00%) NetApp
6 13 (50.00%) ITSM
7 12 (46.15%) ITIL
8 9 (34.62%) assyst
8 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (34.62%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
10 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 6 (23.08%) Law
10 6 (23.08%) EMC
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 5 (19.23%) Publishing
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (15.38%) Service Management
12 4 (15.38%) Migration
12 4 (15.38%) SQL
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
13 3 (11.54%) Veeam
13 3 (11.54%) Release Management
13 3 (11.54%) NetScaler

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (7.69%) Documentum
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Broadband
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
1 6 (23.08%) Law
2 5 (19.23%) Publishing
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Problem Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Release Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
5 3 (11.54%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITSM
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Release Management
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Process Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 2 (7.69%) ABAP
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) MetaFrame
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Citrix
2 13 (50.00%) NetApp
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) EMC
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Veeam
7 3 (11.54%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) IBM
8 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 1 (3.85%) AppSense
9 1 (3.85%) Remedy