The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 36 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 3.99% 4.27%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 30.56% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £434 £448 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% +27.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -6.25%
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
47 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.83% 13.04% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 28
Median daily rate £434 £470 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £255 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £515 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 9 (90.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (30.00%) AppSense
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Google
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) NetScaler

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) AppSense
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) iManage