The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 53 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% - 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £313 - £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.72% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.25 £24.05
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +17.46%
XenApp
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.86% 7.59% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 25
Average daily rate £306 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £223 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -8.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 1 (14.29%) Dell
7 1 (14.29%) EMC
7 1 (14.29%) Avaya
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Wireless

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds