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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 252 212 180
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -32
Contract jobs citing XenApp 156 212 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 8.49% 12.11% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 142 154
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£418 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £251 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
Average hourly rate £22.67 £17.32 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.86% -16.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.70 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £25.30 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.13%
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
1838 1751 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.60% 7.82% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1041 1030
Average daily rate £413 £390 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 138 156
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £38.88 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 38 £400 +6.66% 22
Finchley - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Barking - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Rainham - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 301 (94.36%) Citrix
2 273 (85.58%) Windows
3 209 (65.52%) VMware
4 187 (58.62%) Active Directory
5 172 (53.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 167 (52.35%) Microsoft
7 129 (40.44%) XenDesktop
8 121 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (32.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 92 (28.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 88 (27.59%) NetScaler
12 85 (26.65%) Windows 7
13 84 (26.33%) Finance
14 81 (25.39%) SCCM
15 80 (25.08%) SAN
16 78 (24.45%) vSphere
17 77 (24.14%) MS Exchange
18 66 (20.69%) DNS
19 65 (20.38%) ITIL
20 63 (19.75%) Microsoft App-V
21 62 (19.44%) Cisco
22 59 (18.50%) PowerShell
23 52 (16.30%) HP
24 51 (15.99%) Exchange Server 2010
25 50 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
26 48 (15.05%) Hyper-V
27 45 (14.11%) AppSense
27 45 (14.11%) MS Excel
28 44 (13.79%) DHCP
28 44 (13.79%) SCOM

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 51 (15.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (6.58%) SharePoint
7 16 (5.02%) OpenStack
8 15 (4.70%) IIS
9 13 (4.08%) Lync
10 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.31%) JBoss
12 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.84%) 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%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.64%) Office 365
2 11 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.25%) IaaS
3 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (27.59%) NetScaler
2 80 (25.08%) SAN
3 66 (20.69%) DNS
4 44 (13.79%) DHCP
5 40 (12.54%) TCP/IP
6 33 (10.34%) Firewall
7 28 (8.78%) LAN
8 27 (8.46%) WAN
8 27 (8.46%) NAS
9 23 (7.21%) VPN
10 16 (5.02%) MPLS
11 9 (2.82%) Network Security
12 8 (2.51%) VoIP
13 7 (2.19%) Internet
13 7 (2.19%) Ethernet
14 5 (1.57%) FTP
14 5 (1.57%) SMTP
14 5 (1.57%) iSCSI
14 5 (1.57%) BIG-IP
14 5 (1.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.25%) MySQL
5 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.31%) MS Access
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (6.27%) MSI
2 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.31%) AdminStudio
General
1 84 (26.33%) Finance
2 22 (6.90%) Banking
3 10 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.82%) Publishing
5 8 (2.51%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.88%) Legal
7 4 (1.25%) Law
8 3 (0.94%) Back Office
8 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Retail
10 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (17.87%) Analyst
2 46 (14.42%) Citrix Engineer
3 42 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (10.34%) Consultant
5 26 (8.15%) Architect
6 25 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (6.27%) Citrix Consultant
8 20 (6.27%) Wintel Engineer
9 19 (5.96%) Citrix Analyst
10 16 (5.02%) Wintel Analyst
10 16 (5.02%) Desktop Support
11 15 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.08%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
14 10 (3.13%) Server Engineer
14 10 (3.13%) Citrix Specialist
14 10 (3.13%) Administrator
14 10 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.90%) Application Packaging
2 19 (5.96%) Middleware
3 3 (0.94%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.94%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) CSS
4 2 (0.63%) HTML
4 2 (0.63%) Django
4 2 (0.63%) HTML5
4 2 (0.63%) REST
4 2 (0.63%) CSS3
4 2 (0.63%) Play Framework
4 2 (0.63%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.63%) Ajax
4 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.63%) JSON
5 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.46%) Blackberry
2 26 (8.15%) Thin Client
2 26 (8.15%) Fat Client
3 23 (7.21%) Replication
4 22 (6.90%) Clustering
5 14 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.82%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.57%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.57%) SecurID
8 4 (1.25%) iPhone
8 4 (1.25%) iPad
9 3 (0.94%) User Experience
9 3 (0.94%) Open Source
10 2 (0.63%) PKI
10 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.31%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 273 (85.58%) Windows
2 172 (53.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (32.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 92 (28.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (26.65%) Windows 7
6 23 (7.21%) Linux
7 20 (6.27%) Windows XP
8 19 (5.96%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.19%) UNIX
10 6 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.88%) CentOS
11 4 (1.25%) Android
12 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.63%) AIX
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.31%) VMS
14 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (20.38%) ITIL
2 42 (13.17%) Migration
3 20 (6.27%) ITSM
3 20 (6.27%) Project Management
4 19 (5.96%) Incident Management
5 15 (4.70%) Low Latency
6 13 (4.08%) Change Management
6 13 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (3.76%) Problem Management
8 10 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (2.82%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.19%) Asset Management
10 7 (2.19%) TOGAF
11 6 (1.88%) Service Management
11 6 (1.88%) Time Management
11 6 (1.88%) Performance Management
11 6 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (1.57%) Change Control
12 5 (1.57%) DevOps
12 5 (1.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.50%) PowerShell
2 34 (10.66%) VBScript
3 31 (9.72%) SQL
4 16 (5.02%) C#
5 5 (1.57%) VB
6 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (11.91%) MCSE
3 33 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (7.52%) CCA
5 18 (5.64%) MCITP
5 18 (5.64%) Security Cleared
6 16 (5.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (4.70%) SC Cleared
8 14 (4.39%) MCSA
9 13 (4.08%) CCEA
9 13 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (3.45%) CCNA
11 9 (2.82%) MCTS
12 7 (2.19%) Degree
12 7 (2.19%) CCEE
13 6 (1.88%) CCNP
13 6 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.57%) CCAA
15 4 (1.25%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.94%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 187 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 129 (40.44%) XenDesktop
3 121 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (24.45%) vSphere
5 63 (19.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 48 (15.05%) Hyper-V
7 24 (7.52%) XenServer
8 22 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 20 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (5.96%) VMware ESX
11 17 (5.33%) Xen
12 15 (4.70%) Terminal Services
12 15 (4.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (2.82%) vCloud
14 7 (2.19%) VMware Server
15 6 (1.88%) UAG
16 5 (1.57%) DFS Replication
16 5 (1.57%) NFS
17 4 (1.25%) NLBS
18 3 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 81 (25.39%) SCCM
2 44 (13.79%) SCOM
3 34 (10.66%) EdgeSight
4 25 (7.84%) HP SIM
5 17 (5.33%) SCVMM
6 13 (4.08%) WSUS
7 8 (2.51%) XenMobile
8 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.57%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.25%) Puppet
10 4 (1.25%) AppDNA
11 3 (0.94%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.94%) vMotion
11 3 (0.94%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 301 (94.36%) Citrix
2 209 (65.52%) VMware
3 167 (52.35%) Microsoft
4 62 (19.44%) Cisco
5 52 (16.30%) HP
6 45 (14.11%) AppSense
7 41 (12.85%) NetApp
8 28 (8.78%) IBM
9 22 (6.90%) Veeam
10 21 (6.58%) Altiris
11 20 (6.27%) Dell
12 19 (5.96%) Veritas
13 17 (5.33%) EMC
13 17 (5.33%) ServiceNow
14 15 (4.70%) Nimsoft
14 15 (4.70%) CA
15 14 (4.39%) CheckPoint
16 9 (2.82%) Juniper
16 9 (2.82%) Oracle
17 8 (2.51%) F5
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £18 - 20 per hour + N/A
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago