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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 44 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.02% 2.51% 5.75%
As % of the System Software category 12.38% 16.44% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
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£400 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.32% -23.33%
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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
105 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.28% 15.27% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 27
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £169 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 25
Average hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.75% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £30.00 £27.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 28 August 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
Colchester 0 1 £400 +17.21%
Brentwood -3 1 - -
Harlow - 1 - -
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) HP
6 9 (45.00%) DHCP
6 9 (45.00%) DNS
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) NetScaler
8 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
8 7 (35.00%) Firewall
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (30.00%) HP Storage
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (25.00%) Terminal Server
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
12 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
12 3 (15.00%) Lync
12 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
12 3 (15.00%) IIS
12 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
12 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (15.00%) SAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
1 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 8 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (15.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Packager
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) HP Storage
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCIE
1 1 (5.00%) CCA
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.00%) CCEA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.00%) XenServer
7 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
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