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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 256 195 189
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 144 224 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 1.03% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 7.78% 12.92% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 157 143
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£420 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 19
Average hourly rate £28.75 £17.32 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.99% -24.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.47% +54.41%
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
1851 1734 1642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.72% 7.98% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1033 981
Average daily rate £425 £387 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 110 172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.24 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £36.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 February 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 February 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 -32 32 £365 -1.68% 18
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Finchley - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Barking - - - -
Enfield - - - - 2
Ilford - - - -
Rainham - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - - 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 327 (94.24%) Citrix
2 294 (84.73%) Windows
3 229 (65.99%) VMware
4 214 (61.67%) Active Directory
5 181 (52.16%) Microsoft
6 170 (48.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 137 (39.48%) XenDesktop
8 131 (37.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 101 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 96 (27.67%) SAN
10 96 (27.67%) NetScaler
11 91 (26.22%) Finance
12 90 (25.94%) MS Exchange
13 86 (24.78%) SCCM
14 83 (23.92%) Windows 7
15 78 (22.48%) DNS
16 74 (21.33%) vSphere
17 73 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 68 (19.60%) HP
19 67 (19.31%) Microsoft App-V
20 62 (17.87%) ITIL
21 61 (17.58%) Hyper-V
22 60 (17.29%) Cisco
23 58 (16.71%) Exchange Server 2010
24 57 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
25 56 (16.14%) AppSense
25 56 (16.14%) PowerShell
26 52 (14.99%) TCP/IP
27 51 (14.70%) DHCP
27 51 (14.70%) NetApp

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (25.94%) MS Exchange
2 58 (16.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (8.65%) SharePoint
4 27 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (7.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 22 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (4.90%) IIS
8 16 (4.61%) OpenStack
9 14 (4.03%) Lync
10 5 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.58%) Apache
13 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.29%) JBoss
13 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.19%) Office 365
2 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) IaaS
4 3 (0.86%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (27.67%) SAN
1 96 (27.67%) NetScaler
2 78 (22.48%) DNS
3 52 (14.99%) TCP/IP
4 51 (14.70%) DHCP
5 41 (11.82%) Firewall
6 31 (8.93%) WAN
7 30 (8.65%) LAN
8 26 (7.49%) VPN
9 24 (6.92%) NAS
10 19 (5.48%) MPLS
11 13 (3.75%) iSCSI
11 13 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (2.88%) Network Security
13 8 (2.31%) BIG-IP
13 8 (2.31%) DSL
13 8 (2.31%) Internet
14 7 (2.02%) SSL
14 7 (2.02%) VLAN
15 5 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.31%) MySQL
3 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.58%) MS Access
5 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (6.63%) MSI
2 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.29%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) AdminStudio
General
1 91 (26.22%) Finance
2 24 (6.92%) Banking
3 11 (3.17%) Publishing
4 8 (2.31%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.73%) Law
5 6 (1.73%) Legal
6 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.86%) Back Office
6 3 (0.86%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 74 (21.33%) Analyst
2 53 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (11.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 32 (9.22%) Support Analyst
5 31 (8.93%) Consultant
6 27 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (7.49%) Architect
8 25 (7.20%) Wintel Engineer
9 21 (6.05%) Citrix Consultant
10 19 (5.48%) Citrix Analyst
11 16 (4.61%) Wintel Analyst
12 15 (4.32%) Desktop Support
12 15 (4.32%) Support Engineer
12 15 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (3.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 12 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 11 (3.17%) Citrix Architect
15 11 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
15 11 (3.17%) Citrix Specialist
16 10 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.07%) Application Packaging
2 19 (5.48%) Middleware
3 3 (0.86%) LAMP
3 3 (0.86%) .NET
3 3 (0.86%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.58%) Django
4 2 (0.58%) HTML5
4 2 (0.58%) REST
4 2 (0.58%) CSS3
4 2 (0.58%) Play Framework
4 2 (0.58%) HTML
4 2 (0.58%) CSS
4 2 (0.58%) Ajax
4 2 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.58%) JSON
5 1 (0.29%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.22%) Blackberry
2 30 (8.65%) Replication
3 29 (8.36%) Thin Client
3 29 (8.36%) Fat Client
4 26 (7.49%) Clustering
5 17 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.44%) SecurID
6 5 (1.44%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.15%) iPad
8 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 3 (0.86%) Open Source
8 3 (0.86%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) PKI
9 2 (0.58%) Statistics
9 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.29%) CESG
10 1 (0.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 294 (84.73%) Windows
2 170 (48.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 83 (23.92%) Windows 7
5 73 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 30 (8.65%) Linux
8 18 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 17 (4.90%) UNIX
10 7 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.73%) CentOS
12 5 (1.44%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.15%) Android
14 3 (0.86%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.58%) AIX
16 1 (0.29%) Debian
16 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.87%) ITIL
2 34 (9.80%) Migration
3 23 (6.63%) Incident Management
3 23 (6.63%) Project Management
4 22 (6.34%) ITSM
5 19 (5.48%) Problem Management
6 15 (4.32%) Low Latency
7 13 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.46%) TOGAF
9 11 (3.17%) Change Management
9 11 (3.17%) Service Management
9 11 (3.17%) Time Management
10 10 (2.88%) Performance Management
11 9 (2.59%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (2.59%) Configuration Management
12 8 (2.31%) BCP
12 8 (2.31%) Service Delivery
12 8 (2.31%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.14%) PowerShell
2 36 (10.37%) SQL
3 34 (9.80%) VBScript
4 16 (4.61%) C#
5 7 (2.02%) VB
6 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.58%) Ruby
7 1 (0.29%) C
7 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (12.68%) MCSE
3 39 (11.24%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (8.36%) CCA
5 24 (6.92%) MCITP
6 22 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (5.48%) CCNA
9 17 (4.90%) MCSA
10 16 (4.61%) Security Cleared
11 14 (4.03%) CCEA
12 13 (3.75%) SC Cleared
13 12 (3.46%) MCTS
14 11 (3.17%) CCEE
15 7 (2.02%) Degree
15 7 (2.02%) CCNP
16 6 (1.73%) RHCE
17 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.44%) RHCT
17 5 (1.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 214 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 137 (39.48%) XenDesktop
3 131 (37.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (21.33%) vSphere
5 67 (19.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 61 (17.58%) Hyper-V
7 39 (11.24%) XenServer
8 29 (8.36%) VMware ESX
9 26 (7.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 21 (6.05%) Xen
11 20 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (4.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 15 (4.32%) Terminal Services
13 14 (4.03%) NFS
14 9 (2.59%) UAG
15 7 (2.02%) NLBS
16 6 (1.73%) vCloud
17 5 (1.44%) DFS Replication
17 5 (1.44%) Firmware
18 4 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 86 (24.78%) SCCM
2 45 (12.97%) SCOM
3 35 (10.09%) EdgeSight
4 28 (8.07%) HP SIM
5 17 (4.90%) WSUS
5 17 (4.90%) SCVMM
6 16 (4.61%) Backup Exec
7 12 (3.46%) MIMEsweeper
7 12 (3.46%) MAILsweeper
8 7 (2.02%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (1.44%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.44%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (1.15%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (1.15%) AppDNA
10 4 (1.15%) Puppet
11 3 (0.86%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 327 (94.24%) Citrix
2 229 (65.99%) VMware
3 181 (52.16%) Microsoft
4 68 (19.60%) HP
5 60 (17.29%) Cisco
6 56 (16.14%) AppSense
7 51 (14.70%) NetApp
8 30 (8.65%) IBM
9 26 (7.49%) Veeam
10 25 (7.20%) Altiris
11 20 (5.76%) Dell
11 20 (5.76%) ServiceNow
12 19 (5.48%) EMC
12 19 (5.48%) Veritas
13 17 (4.90%) CheckPoint
14 15 (4.32%) CA
14 15 (4.32%) Nimsoft
15 13 (3.75%) Wyse
16 12 (3.46%) Symantec
16 12 (3.46%) Juniper
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £456.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £22.50 - 35.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago