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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 249 212 197
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 166 219 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 8.63% 11.44% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 157 157
Average daily rate
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£425 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.80% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.18% -12.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.32 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.90% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £16.08 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.98%
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
1923 1914 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.63% 8.10% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1294 1171 1064
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 143 154
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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
City of London -13 44 £375 -1.96% 9
Croydon -1 6 £438 -7.89%
Hounslow - 2 £313 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £450 -28.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £363 -
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 305 (95.61%) Citrix
2 267 (83.70%) Windows
3 212 (66.46%) VMware
4 166 (52.04%) Active Directory
5 157 (49.22%) Microsoft
6 154 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 128 (40.13%) XenDesktop
8 125 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 96 (30.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 87 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 83 (26.02%) Finance
12 81 (25.39%) Windows 7
13 80 (25.08%) vSphere
14 79 (24.76%) NetScaler
15 76 (23.82%) SAN
16 74 (23.20%) SCCM
17 73 (22.88%) ITIL
18 67 (21.00%) MS Exchange
19 63 (19.75%) Cisco
20 61 (19.12%) DNS
21 59 (18.50%) PowerShell
22 55 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
23 50 (15.67%) HP
24 46 (14.42%) NetApp
24 46 (14.42%) Migration
25 45 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
26 44 (13.79%) Hyper-V
26 44 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
27 43 (13.48%) MS Excel
28 42 (13.17%) TCP/IP

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (21.00%) MS Exchange
2 45 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (8.78%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (5.96%) OpenStack
6 17 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (4.08%) IIS
9 11 (3.45%) Lync
10 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.31%) JBoss
13 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 43 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.63%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.33%) Office 365
2 10 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (24.76%) NetScaler
2 76 (23.82%) SAN
3 61 (19.12%) DNS
4 42 (13.17%) TCP/IP
5 41 (12.85%) DHCP
6 31 (9.72%) Firewall
7 28 (8.78%) WAN
8 27 (8.46%) LAN
8 27 (8.46%) NAS
9 25 (7.84%) VPN
10 13 (4.08%) MPLS
11 11 (3.45%) Network Security
12 9 (2.82%) VoIP
13 7 (2.19%) SMTP
14 6 (1.88%) Unified Communications
14 6 (1.88%) SSL
14 6 (1.88%) Ethernet
14 6 (1.88%) FTP
14 6 (1.88%) Internet
15 5 (1.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.25%) MySQL
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (4.70%) MSI
2 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.31%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Fiddler
General
1 83 (26.02%) Finance
2 22 (6.90%) Banking
3 12 (3.76%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.51%) Publishing
5 7 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.25%) Back Office
7 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Law
8 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (17.55%) Analyst
2 45 (14.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 35 (10.97%) Architect
4 34 (10.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (9.09%) Consultant
6 26 (8.15%) Support Analyst
7 23 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
9 21 (6.58%) Wintel Engineer
10 19 (5.96%) Wintel Analyst
11 17 (5.33%) Citrix Analyst
12 16 (5.02%) Desktop Support
13 14 (4.39%) Citrix Consultant
13 14 (4.39%) Support Engineer
13 14 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (3.76%) Administrator
15 11 (3.45%) Citrix Specialist
16 10 (3.13%) Citrix Architect
16 10 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
16 10 (3.13%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.21%) Middleware
2 18 (5.64%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.94%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) JSON
4 2 (0.63%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.63%) Django
4 2 (0.63%) HTML5
4 2 (0.63%) CSS3
4 2 (0.63%) REST
4 2 (0.63%) Play Framework
4 2 (0.63%) CSS
4 2 (0.63%) HTML
4 2 (0.63%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.63%) Ajax
5 1 (0.31%) XMPP
5 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.15%) Replication
2 25 (7.84%) Clustering
3 24 (7.52%) Blackberry
4 19 (5.96%) Thin Client
4 19 (5.96%) Fat Client
5 14 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.39%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.57%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.25%) iPhone
7 4 (1.25%) iPad
7 4 (1.25%) User Experience
7 4 (1.25%) BYOD
7 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.94%) PKI
8 3 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.94%) Open Source
9 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.63%) CMDB
9 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 267 (83.70%) Windows
2 154 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (30.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 87 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (25.39%) Windows 7
6 25 (7.84%) Linux
7 17 (5.33%) Windows 8
8 13 (4.08%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.88%) CentOS
10 6 (1.88%) UNIX
11 5 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.57%) Android
12 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.31%) AIX
14 1 (0.31%) VMS
14 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.88%) ITIL
2 46 (14.42%) Migration
3 25 (7.84%) Project Management
4 23 (7.21%) ITSM
5 21 (6.58%) Incident Management
6 18 (5.64%) Low Latency
7 12 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (3.45%) Change Management
9 10 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (2.51%) Problem Management
10 8 (2.51%) Configuration Management
11 6 (1.88%) Asset Management
11 6 (1.88%) Service Delivery
12 5 (1.57%) DevOps
12 5 (1.57%) ITIL V3
12 5 (1.57%) Load Balancing
13 4 (1.25%) Load Testing
13 4 (1.25%) Time Management
13 4 (1.25%) Performance Management
13 4 (1.25%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.50%) PowerShell
2 34 (10.66%) SQL
3 33 (10.34%) VBScript
4 19 (5.96%) C#
5 3 (0.94%) VB
6 2 (0.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.97%) Citrix Certification
3 34 (10.66%) MCSE
4 26 (8.15%) CCA
5 18 (5.64%) Security Cleared
6 17 (5.33%) MCITP
7 15 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (4.39%) SC Cleared
9 13 (4.08%) MCSA
10 10 (3.13%) CCEA
11 9 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (2.19%) CCNA
13 6 (1.88%) Degree
13 6 (1.88%) CCEE
13 6 (1.88%) CCIA
13 6 (1.88%) CCNP
13 6 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.57%) CCAA
15 4 (1.25%) CISSP
15 4 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.88%) SLA
2 5 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 166 (52.04%) Active Directory
2 128 (40.13%) XenDesktop
3 125 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 80 (25.08%) vSphere
5 55 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 44 (13.79%) Hyper-V
7 25 (7.84%) XenServer
8 23 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (5.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (5.33%) VMware ESX
11 15 (4.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 14 (4.39%) Xen
13 13 (4.08%) Terminal Services
14 8 (2.51%) vCloud
15 7 (2.19%) VMware Server
16 6 (1.88%) UAG
17 5 (1.57%) NFS
17 5 (1.57%) DFS Replication
18 3 (0.94%) NLBS
19 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 74 (23.20%) SCCM
2 41 (12.85%) SCOM
3 30 (9.40%) EdgeSight
4 24 (7.52%) HP SIM
5 19 (5.96%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.13%) XenMobile
7 9 (2.82%) WSUS
8 6 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.57%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.25%) Puppet
10 4 (1.25%) AppDNA
10 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.94%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (0.94%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.94%) vMotion
12 2 (0.63%) ARCserve
12 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 305 (95.61%) Citrix
2 212 (66.46%) VMware
3 157 (49.22%) Microsoft
4 63 (19.75%) Cisco
5 50 (15.67%) HP
6 46 (14.42%) NetApp
7 38 (11.91%) AppSense
8 32 (10.03%) IBM
9 25 (7.84%) Dell
10 20 (6.27%) ServiceNow
10 20 (6.27%) Veritas
11 19 (5.96%) EMC
12 18 (5.64%) Veeam
13 16 (5.02%) CA
13 16 (5.02%) Nimsoft
14 13 (4.08%) Altiris
14 13 (4.08%) Juniper
15 12 (3.76%) Oracle
16 11 (3.45%) CheckPoint
17 7 (2.19%) Symantec
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