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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 217 232 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Contract jobs citing XenApp 218 216 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.92% 0.90% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 10.08% 9.89% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 136 186
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £228 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £43.50 £17.00 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.88% -25.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.32% -23.33%
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
2163 2183 2110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.12% 9.12% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1429 1371 1270
Average daily rate £390 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 152 163
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.33 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -7 63 £400 +14.28% 9
Croydon - 7 £463 -
Chessington +3 5 - -
Mayfair - 3 £320 -
Docklands, London -5 2 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £336 -
Twickenham -3 1 £300 +87.50% 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 398 (96.84%) Citrix
2 336 (81.75%) Windows
3 260 (63.26%) VMware
4 215 (52.31%) Active Directory
5 176 (42.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 161 (39.17%) Microsoft
7 135 (32.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 131 (31.87%) Finance
9 126 (30.66%) XenDesktop
10 118 (28.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 118 (28.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 102 (24.82%) vSphere
12 89 (21.65%) PowerShell
13 87 (21.17%) SCCM
14 84 (20.44%) Windows 7
14 84 (20.44%) ITIL
15 83 (20.19%) MS Exchange
16 76 (18.49%) Microsoft App-V
17 75 (18.25%) Cisco
17 75 (18.25%) SAN
18 72 (17.52%) DNS
18 72 (17.52%) NetScaler
19 61 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
20 59 (14.36%) MS Excel
21 58 (14.11%) DHCP
22 57 (13.87%) HP
23 55 (13.38%) Citrix Certification
24 54 (13.14%) SQL Server
25 48 (11.68%) WAN
26 46 (11.19%) NetApp

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 61 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (9.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 26 (6.33%) Lync
6 20 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.16%) IIS
8 13 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.22%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.73%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.24%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 59 (14.36%) MS Excel
2 42 (10.22%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.49%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) JDE OneWorld
1 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.84%) Office 365
2 18 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (18.25%) SAN
2 72 (17.52%) DNS
2 72 (17.52%) NetScaler
3 58 (14.11%) DHCP
4 48 (11.68%) WAN
5 43 (10.46%) LAN
6 38 (9.25%) TCP/IP
7 37 (9.00%) Firewall
8 20 (4.87%) VLAN
8 20 (4.87%) VPN
9 19 (4.62%) MPLS
9 19 (4.62%) NAS
10 11 (2.68%) Ethernet
11 9 (2.19%) SSL
11 9 (2.19%) SNMP
12 8 (1.95%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.70%) Network Security
13 7 (1.70%) BIG-IP
13 7 (1.70%) VoIP
14 6 (1.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.24%) EDMS
5 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.92%) MSI
2 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.22%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.49%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.24%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.24%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 131 (31.87%) Finance
2 43 (10.46%) Banking
3 17 (4.14%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.68%) Law
5 10 (2.43%) Publishing
6 8 (1.95%) Legal
7 6 (1.46%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Automotive
8 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (15.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 45 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (10.71%) Architect
4 40 (9.73%) Consultant
5 37 (9.00%) Analyst
6 29 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 28 (6.81%) Administrator
8 26 (6.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 24 (5.84%) Citrix Consultant
10 22 (5.35%) Wintel Engineer
11 18 (4.38%) Support Engineer
12 17 (4.14%) Support Analyst
12 17 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.89%) Desktop Support
14 15 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (2.92%) Technical Architect
16 11 (2.68%) Server Engineer
17 10 (2.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 10 (2.43%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.38%) Application Packaging
2 8 (1.95%) X-Windows
3 7 (1.70%) Middleware
4 5 (1.22%) Flash
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.49%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.49%) .NET
6 2 (0.49%) XMPP
7 1 (0.24%) HTML
7 1 (0.24%) Web Services
7 1 (0.24%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.19%) Clustering
2 41 (9.98%) Blackberry
3 30 (7.30%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.60%) Thin Client
5 23 (5.60%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.41%) PKI
7 13 (3.16%) Performance Metrics
7 13 (3.16%) FlexPod
8 10 (2.43%) Replication
9 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.70%) User Experience
10 5 (1.22%) BYOD
10 5 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.97%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.73%) Life Science
12 3 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.73%) SecurID
13 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 336 (81.75%) Windows
2 176 (42.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (28.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 118 (28.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (20.44%) Windows 7
5 34 (8.27%) Linux
6 26 (6.33%) Android
7 25 (6.08%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.41%) Mac OS X
9 13 (3.16%) Apple iOS
10 12 (2.92%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (2.68%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.70%) UNIX
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.49%) AIX
16 1 (0.24%) Solaris
16 1 (0.24%) VMS
16 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (20.44%) ITIL
2 38 (9.25%) Migration
3 26 (6.33%) Project Management
4 18 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (3.41%) ITSM
5 14 (3.41%) Problem Management
6 11 (2.68%) Service Delivery
6 11 (2.68%) Performance Management
7 10 (2.43%) BCP
7 10 (2.43%) Business Continuity
8 9 (2.19%) Service Management
8 9 (2.19%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (2.19%) Server Building
9 8 (1.95%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (1.95%) Analytics
9 8 (1.95%) Change Management
10 7 (1.70%) Software Distribution
10 7 (1.70%) E-Discovery
10 7 (1.70%) ITIL V3
10 7 (1.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.65%) PowerShell
2 29 (7.06%) SQL
3 16 (3.89%) VBScript
4 7 (1.70%) VB
4 7 (1.70%) Java
5 5 (1.22%) C#
6 2 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (13.38%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (9.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (8.27%) CCA
4 33 (8.03%) MCSE
5 20 (4.87%) CCEE
6 16 (3.89%) MCP
6 16 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.41%) CCEA
7 14 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (2.92%) CCNA
9 11 (2.68%) Security Cleared
10 10 (2.43%) MCITP
11 8 (1.95%) CCIA
12 7 (1.70%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.70%) MCSA
13 5 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.97%) CCNP
14 4 (0.97%) Degree
14 4 (0.97%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.19%) SLA
2 6 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 215 (52.31%) Active Directory
2 135 (32.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (30.66%) XenDesktop
4 102 (24.82%) vSphere
5 76 (18.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 31 (7.54%) VMware ESX
7 30 (7.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 29 (7.06%) Hyper-V
9 25 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (5.60%) XenServer
11 11 (2.68%) Xen
12 10 (2.43%) vCloud
13 7 (1.70%) UAG
13 7 (1.70%) NLBS
14 5 (1.22%) MetaFrame
14 5 (1.22%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.97%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.73%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 87 (21.17%) SCCM
2 22 (5.35%) SCOM
3 17 (4.14%) EdgeSight
4 16 (3.89%) XenMobile
5 13 (3.16%) HP SIM
6 9 (2.19%) Tivoli
7 8 (1.95%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.95%) WSUS
8 7 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
8 7 (1.70%) vMotion
9 5 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.97%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.97%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 3 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.73%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
12 2 (0.49%) Nessus
12 2 (0.49%) WMI
Vendors
1 398 (96.84%) Citrix
2 260 (63.26%) VMware
3 161 (39.17%) Microsoft
4 75 (18.25%) Cisco
5 57 (13.87%) HP
6 46 (11.19%) NetApp
7 43 (10.46%) AppSense
8 23 (5.60%) Juniper
8 23 (5.60%) Dell
9 20 (4.87%) Oracle
10 19 (4.62%) Apple
10 19 (4.62%) IBM
11 18 (4.38%) CheckPoint
12 14 (3.41%) EMC
13 11 (2.68%) Wyse
14 10 (2.43%) Remedy
14 10 (2.43%) BMC
15 8 (1.95%) Reuters
15 8 (1.95%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.95%) FactSet
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