The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 228 214 208
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 213 210 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.92% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 9.90% 10.39% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 145 162
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £315 £328
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Average hourly rate £23.29 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £15.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £28.50 £27.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £30.28
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -33.94%
XenApp
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2152 2022 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.22% 8.82% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1445 1265 1047
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 140 149
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.37% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in London

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in London

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in London

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in London

XenApp
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

XenApp Hourly Rate Histogram in London

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
City of London -13 71 £350 +7.76% 11
Chessington +1 3 - - 1
Croydon - 2 £469 - 2
Hounslow - 2 £313 -
Docklands, London -7 1 £450 -28.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £363 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £300 -
Wembley - 1 - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 371 (96.11%) Citrix
2 319 (82.64%) Windows
3 249 (64.51%) VMware
4 194 (50.26%) Active Directory
5 169 (43.78%) Microsoft
6 166 (43.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 139 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
8 133 (34.46%) Finance
9 121 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 115 (29.79%) XenDesktop
11 110 (28.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 103 (26.68%) vSphere
13 84 (21.76%) SCCM
14 82 (21.24%) ITIL
15 80 (20.73%) Cisco
16 79 (20.47%) SAN
16 79 (20.47%) PowerShell
16 79 (20.47%) Windows 7
17 78 (20.21%) NetScaler
18 77 (19.95%) MS Exchange
19 69 (17.88%) Microsoft App-V
20 67 (17.36%) DNS
21 62 (16.06%) MS Excel
22 59 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
23 55 (14.25%) HP
24 51 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
25 47 (12.18%) NetApp
25 47 (12.18%) SQL Server
26 45 (11.66%) WAN
26 45 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 77 (19.95%) MS Exchange
2 59 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (6.99%) SharePoint
4 26 (6.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (4.66%) Lync
7 17 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (4.15%) IIS
8 16 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (2.85%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.78%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.26%) JBoss
12 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.26%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 62 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.52%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.48%) Office 365
2 19 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.78%) IaaS
6 2 (0.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (20.47%) SAN
2 78 (20.21%) NetScaler
3 67 (17.36%) DNS
4 45 (11.66%) WAN
5 44 (11.40%) DHCP
6 42 (10.88%) Firewall
7 41 (10.62%) LAN
8 37 (9.59%) TCP/IP
9 24 (6.22%) VPN
10 23 (5.96%) NAS
11 18 (4.66%) VLAN
12 17 (4.40%) MPLS
13 11 (2.85%) Network Security
14 10 (2.59%) SSL
14 10 (2.59%) VoIP
15 8 (2.07%) Internet
15 8 (2.07%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.81%) SNMP
16 7 (1.81%) Ethernet
17 6 (1.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) EDMS
7 1 (0.26%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.85%) MSI
2 7 (1.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.04%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.52%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (34.46%) Finance
2 42 (10.88%) Banking
3 17 (4.40%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.85%) Publishing
5 5 (1.30%) Law
6 4 (1.04%) Legal
6 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.78%) Back Office
7 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (16.06%) Citrix Engineer
2 43 (11.14%) Architect
3 41 (10.62%) Analyst
4 36 (9.33%) Consultant
5 34 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (7.25%) Wintel Engineer
7 27 (6.99%) 3rd Line Support
8 26 (6.74%) Infrastructure Architect
9 24 (6.22%) Citrix Consultant
10 23 (5.96%) Administrator
11 18 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.89%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.63%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.11%) Desktop Support
16 11 (2.85%) Server Engineer
16 11 (2.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 11 (2.85%) Citrix Architect
17 10 (2.59%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.15%) Application Packaging
2 15 (3.89%) Middleware
3 4 (1.04%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.78%) .NET
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.52%) Web Services
5 2 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) EDI
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.26%) Ajax
6 1 (0.26%) XMPP
6 1 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.26%) JSON
6 1 (0.26%) HTML5
6 1 (0.26%) REST
6 1 (0.26%) CSS3
6 1 (0.26%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.26%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.26%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.62%) Clustering
2 30 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 28 (7.25%) Blackberry
4 24 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.18%) Thin Client
5 20 (5.18%) Fat Client
6 16 (4.15%) Replication
7 14 (3.63%) FlexPod
8 11 (2.85%) PKI
9 10 (2.59%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.30%) BYOD
12 4 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.04%) User Experience
12 4 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.52%) CMDB
14 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 319 (82.64%) Windows
2 166 (43.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (28.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (20.47%) Windows 7
6 35 (9.07%) Linux
7 16 (4.15%) Windows 8
8 15 (3.89%) Android
9 11 (2.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (2.85%) UNIX
10 10 (2.59%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.07%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.78%) AIX
16 2 (0.52%) CentOS
17 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.26%) Solaris
17 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.24%) ITIL
2 36 (9.33%) Migration
3 23 (5.96%) Project Management
4 16 (4.15%) ITSM
5 15 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (2.85%) Incident Management
6 11 (2.85%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (2.59%) Change Management
8 9 (2.33%) Low Latency
9 8 (2.07%) Service Delivery
9 8 (2.07%) BCP
9 8 (2.07%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.07%) Server Building
10 7 (1.81%) Server Hardening
10 7 (1.81%) Configuration Management
10 7 (1.81%) Analytics
10 7 (1.81%) ITIL V3
10 7 (1.81%) Performance Management
11 6 (1.55%) E-Discovery
11 6 (1.55%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (20.47%) PowerShell
2 34 (8.81%) SQL
3 19 (4.92%) VBScript
4 11 (2.85%) C#
5 6 (1.55%) VB
6 5 (1.30%) Java
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
2 45 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (9.59%) MCSE
4 33 (8.55%) CCA
5 18 (4.66%) MCITP
6 17 (4.40%) Security Cleared
7 16 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.63%) CCNA
9 13 (3.37%) MCP
9 13 (3.37%) CCEA
9 13 (3.37%) CCEE
9 13 (3.37%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.07%) MCSA
11 7 (1.81%) CCIA
12 6 (1.55%) CCNP
13 5 (1.30%) CISSP
13 5 (1.30%) MCTS
14 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.78%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.81%) SLA
2 6 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 194 (50.26%) Active Directory
2 139 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (29.79%) XenDesktop
4 103 (26.68%) vSphere
5 69 (17.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 28 (7.25%) Hyper-V
7 26 (6.74%) VMware ESX
8 20 (5.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 19 (4.92%) XenServer
9 19 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (2.33%) Xen
11 8 (2.07%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.07%) vCloud
11 8 (2.07%) UAG
12 7 (1.81%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.81%) DFS Replication
13 5 (1.30%) NLBS
14 4 (1.04%) MetaFrame
14 4 (1.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 84 (21.76%) SCCM
2 30 (7.77%) SCOM
3 25 (6.48%) EdgeSight
4 19 (4.92%) HP SIM
5 11 (2.85%) XenMobile
6 9 (2.33%) SCVMM
7 8 (2.07%) Backup Exec
7 8 (2.07%) WSUS
8 7 (1.81%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (1.55%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.04%) Puppet
12 3 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.78%) vMotion
12 3 (0.78%) MIMEsweeper
12 3 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
13 2 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 371 (96.11%) Citrix
2 249 (64.51%) VMware
3 169 (43.78%) Microsoft
4 80 (20.73%) Cisco
5 55 (14.25%) HP
6 47 (12.18%) NetApp
7 38 (9.84%) AppSense
8 27 (6.99%) IBM
9 22 (5.70%) Juniper
10 21 (5.44%) Dell
11 20 (5.18%) Oracle
12 19 (4.92%) CheckPoint
13 15 (3.89%) EMC
14 14 (3.63%) Apple
15 11 (2.85%) BMC
15 11 (2.85%) ServiceNow
16 10 (2.59%) Wyse
17 9 (2.33%) Veeam
17 9 (2.33%) Veritas
17 9 (2.33%) Remedy
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £281.79 - £356.16 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Fusion4IT.com
Rate: From £130 to £150 per day - potential to become a permanent position
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago