The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 46 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 1.17% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 3.28% 11.76% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £263 £160 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.06% -4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £317 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.48% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.03 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +22.22%
XenApp
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.41% 9.98% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 20
Average daily rate £300 £380 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester +7 1 £125 -21.87%
Cheltenham - 1 £400 - 1
XenApp
South West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Canon
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Canon
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware