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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 40 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.59% 1.05% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 15.49% 7.50% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
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
71 80 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.71% 13.99% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 35
Average daily rate £275 £413 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £120 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.55 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £44.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 4 £288 - 1
Colchester - - - - 1
Leigh-on-Sea - - - - 1
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) HP
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (68.75%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (62.50%) Clustering
7 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
8 8 (50.00%) SQL
8 8 (50.00%) SAN
8 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (43.75%) Lync
9 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 5 (31.25%) ITIL
10 5 (31.25%) DHCP
10 5 (31.25%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) Migration
10 5 (31.25%) Brocade
11 4 (25.00%) VMS
11 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (25.00%) CentOS

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (43.75%) Lync
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Broadband
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) VMS
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) CentOS
6 3 (18.75%) AIX
6 3 (18.75%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) MetaFrame
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) HP
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (31.25%) Brocade
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy
7 1 (6.25%) AppSense