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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 42 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 12 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.49% 5.75% 5.79%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 28.57% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 17
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £151 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +42.85%
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
68 91 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.14% 20.13% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 83
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £113 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.80 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 26 (96.30%) Citrix
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
5 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (48.15%) NetApp
6 13 (48.15%) ITSM
7 11 (40.74%) ITIL
8 10 (37.04%) VMware
9 9 (33.33%) assyst
9 9 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
11 6 (22.22%) Law
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 5 (18.52%) Publishing
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 4 (14.81%) Service Management
13 4 (14.81%) EMC
13 4 (14.81%) SQL
14 3 (11.11%) Oracle
14 3 (11.11%) Symantec
14 3 (11.11%) Process Management
14 3 (11.11%) Release Management
14 3 (11.11%) SCCM
14 3 (11.11%) Altiris
14 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
14 3 (11.11%) NetScaler

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Documentum
4 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) Broadband
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
General
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 5 (18.52%) Publishing
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Problem Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Manager
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITSM
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Process Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
2 2 (7.41%) ABAP
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) CCA
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCEA
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Citrix
2 13 (48.15%) NetApp
3 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) Altiris
6 3 (11.11%) Veeam
6 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) HP