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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 211 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 240 286 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.14% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 10.61% 13.45% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 191 163
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £204 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £20.07
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +49.47%
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
2262 2126 2012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.24% 8.45% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1438 1315 1157
Average daily rate £393 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 148 171
Average hourly rate £17.33 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £27.50 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
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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 +36 82 £363 +3.57% 22
Docklands, London +13 1 £375 -9.09% 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 432 (97.08%) Citrix
2 348 (78.20%) Windows
3 240 (53.93%) Active Directory
4 225 (50.56%) VMware
5 217 (48.76%) Microsoft
6 181 (40.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 150 (33.71%) SCCM
8 137 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 120 (26.97%) Windows 7
10 116 (26.07%) XenDesktop
11 105 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 105 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 95 (21.35%) Finance
12 95 (21.35%) MS Exchange
13 91 (20.45%) SAN
14 78 (17.53%) HP
15 76 (17.08%) NetScaler
16 75 (16.85%) Banking
17 72 (16.18%) DNS
18 66 (14.83%) Exchange Server 2010
19 64 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
19 64 (14.38%) Citrix Certification
20 61 (13.71%) vSphere
21 60 (13.48%) XenServer
21 60 (13.48%) Cisco
22 50 (11.24%) Hyper-V
23 49 (11.01%) SQL
23 49 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
24 48 (10.79%) SQL Server
24 48 (10.79%) DHCP

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 95 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 66 (14.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (8.76%) SharePoint
4 27 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (5.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (3.15%) IIS
8 12 (2.70%) Lync
9 9 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.80%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.22%) Apache
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (8.99%) MS Office
2 31 (6.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.67%) MS Project
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.47%) Office 365
2 8 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (20.45%) SAN
2 76 (17.08%) NetScaler
3 72 (16.18%) DNS
4 48 (10.79%) DHCP
4 48 (10.79%) Firewall
5 33 (7.42%) TCP/IP
6 30 (6.74%) WAN
7 24 (5.39%) LAN
8 17 (3.82%) VPN
8 17 (3.82%) iSCSI
8 17 (3.82%) Fibre Channel
9 14 (3.15%) VLAN
10 12 (2.70%) Network Security
11 11 (2.47%) MPLS
12 10 (2.25%) DSL
13 9 (2.02%) Wireless
13 9 (2.02%) BIG-IP
13 9 (2.02%) VoIP
13 9 (2.02%) Unified Communications
14 7 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.57%) MySQL
4 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.45%) MS Access
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) EDMS
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (6.74%) MSI
2 6 (1.35%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.45%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 95 (21.35%) Finance
2 75 (16.85%) Banking
3 12 (2.70%) Publishing
4 10 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.57%) Law
7 4 (0.90%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Retail
8 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Front Office
9 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (15.28%) Citrix Engineer
2 62 (13.93%) Analyst
3 52 (11.69%) Architect
4 46 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (8.09%) Administrator
6 35 (7.87%) Consultant
6 35 (7.87%) Support Analyst
7 23 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 21 (4.72%) Citrix Consultant
9 20 (4.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (4.27%) Support Engineer
10 19 (4.27%) Applications Packager
10 19 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
10 19 (4.27%) Desktop Engineer
11 17 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (3.82%) Desktop Support
11 17 (3.82%) Citrix Administrator
12 16 (3.60%) Citrix Support
12 16 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.97%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.67%) LAMP
2 3 (0.67%) COM
3 2 (0.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) HTML
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.31%) Clustering
2 35 (7.87%) Thin Client
2 35 (7.87%) Fat Client
3 31 (6.97%) Blackberry
4 24 (5.39%) Replication
5 18 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.80%) PKI
7 5 (1.12%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.12%) Celerra
7 5 (1.12%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.90%) SecurID
9 3 (0.67%) Streaming Video
9 3 (0.67%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.45%) Firmware
10 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.45%) CESG
10 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 348 (78.20%) Windows
2 181 (40.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (26.97%) Windows 7
4 105 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (8.54%) Windows XP
7 30 (6.74%) Linux
8 18 (4.04%) UNIX
9 12 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.80%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.80%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.35%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.12%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.45%) Solaris
15 1 (0.22%) AIX
15 1 (0.22%) CentOS
15 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (9.89%) Migration
2 34 (7.64%) ITIL
3 17 (3.82%) Service Management
3 17 (3.82%) Incident Management
4 16 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (2.47%) Problem Management
6 10 (2.25%) Performance Management
6 10 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (1.80%) Load Balancing
7 8 (1.80%) Project Management
7 8 (1.80%) Configuration Management
7 8 (1.80%) Change Management
7 8 (1.80%) TOGAF
8 7 (1.57%) Business Continuity
8 7 (1.57%) BCP
8 7 (1.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (1.35%) Capacity Management
9 6 (1.35%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.01%) SQL
2 43 (9.66%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.37%) VBScript
3 15 (3.37%) VB
4 5 (1.12%) Perl
4 5 (1.12%) C
4 5 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (0.22%) Java
5 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (14.38%) Citrix Certification
2 49 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (8.31%) CCA
4 31 (6.97%) MCSE
5 29 (6.52%) CCEA
6 28 (6.29%) CCEE
7 23 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (4.94%) MCITP
9 20 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (4.27%) CCNA
11 16 (3.60%) MCP
12 12 (2.70%) MCSA
13 7 (1.57%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.35%) Degree
14 6 (1.35%) RHCE
14 6 (1.35%) MCTS
15 5 (1.12%) RHCT
15 5 (1.12%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.12%) VCP4
15 5 (1.12%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.25%) SLA
2 5 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 240 (53.93%) Active Directory
2 137 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (26.07%) XenDesktop
4 105 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 61 (13.71%) vSphere
6 60 (13.48%) XenServer
7 50 (11.24%) Hyper-V
8 48 (10.79%) VMware ESX
9 27 (6.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 25 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (4.27%) Xen
12 15 (3.37%) Terminal Services
13 13 (2.92%) NFS
14 12 (2.70%) UAG
15 9 (2.02%) VMware Server
15 9 (2.02%) NLBS
16 5 (1.12%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 2 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 150 (33.71%) SCCM
2 32 (7.19%) SCOM
3 30 (6.74%) Backup Exec
4 18 (4.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 13 (2.92%) HP SIM
5 13 (2.92%) MAILsweeper
5 13 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
6 12 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
7 9 (2.02%) WSUS
8 8 (1.80%) XenMobile
8 8 (1.80%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.57%) Control-M
10 6 (1.35%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.90%) WMI
11 4 (0.90%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.67%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.67%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 432 (97.08%) Citrix
2 225 (50.56%) VMware
3 217 (48.76%) Microsoft
4 78 (17.53%) HP
5 60 (13.48%) Cisco
6 41 (9.21%) AppSense
7 39 (8.76%) NetApp
8 34 (7.64%) Wyse
9 33 (7.42%) EMC
10 32 (7.19%) IBM
11 23 (5.17%) Symantec
12 21 (4.72%) CheckPoint
13 15 (3.37%) 3PAR
14 14 (3.15%) Juniper
15 13 (2.92%) Apple
16 12 (2.70%) BMC
16 12 (2.70%) Oracle
16 12 (2.70%) F5
17 11 (2.47%) Remedy
18 9 (2.02%) Veeam
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