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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 41 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 2.02% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 14.55% 15.15% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
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£258 £260 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -42.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £285 £326
% change year-on-year
+9.64% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.28 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +56.38%
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
55 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.28% 13.31% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 14
Average daily rate £328 £260 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.96% -42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £191 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £332 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% +65.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
(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
Cheltenham - 3 - - 1
Gloucester -5 2 £185 -35.08%
XenApp
South West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
6 7 (46.67%) vSphere
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
11 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
11 2 (13.33%) Internet
11 2 (13.33%) Symantec
11 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
11 2 (13.33%) Finance
11 2 (13.33%) AppSense
11 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
11 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) Altiris
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) HP
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £23 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago