The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 36 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.55% 1.60% -
As % of the System Software category 12.73% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.47% +54.41%
XenApp
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 20.00% 19.68% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 28
Average daily rate £415 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Kent

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Dartford - - - -
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (50.00%) vSphere
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (42.86%) SCCM
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) MS Office
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (28.57%) Banking
9 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
9 4 (28.57%) Advertising
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) VBScript
9 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 4 (28.57%) WAN
9 4 (28.57%) AdminStudio
9 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
10 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (21.43%) Mobile Computing

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) MPLS
2 2 (14.29%) OSPF
2 2 (14.29%) BGP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) AdminStudio
2 2 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Change Management
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
1 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Coaching
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
2 1 (7.14%) BCP
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) VBScript
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.14%) Xen
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Foglight
3 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Reuters
5 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 2 (14.29%) Wyse
6 1 (7.14%) Mercator
6 1 (7.14%) Intel