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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 216 196 179
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Contract jobs citing XenApp 220 269 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 1.08% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 9.96% 12.95% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 187 179
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £204 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.88 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £17.34 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £27.88 £27.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +42.85%
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
2209 2077 2037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.08% 8.30% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1246 1167
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 163 182
Average hourly rate £17.33 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.73 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.75 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +26 80 £350 - 16
Docklands, London +11 1 £375 -9.09%
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 414 (97.41%) Citrix
2 325 (76.47%) Windows
3 218 (51.29%) Active Directory
4 213 (50.12%) Microsoft
5 199 (46.82%) VMware
6 171 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 137 (32.24%) SCCM
8 124 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 122 (28.71%) Windows 7
10 106 (24.94%) XenDesktop
11 105 (24.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 96 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 91 (21.41%) MS Exchange
14 87 (20.47%) Finance
15 81 (19.06%) SAN
16 70 (16.47%) NetScaler
17 69 (16.24%) Banking
18 63 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
19 62 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
19 62 (14.59%) HP
20 59 (13.88%) Cisco
20 59 (13.88%) Citrix Certification
21 58 (13.65%) DNS
22 51 (12.00%) SQL
22 51 (12.00%) vSphere
23 50 (11.76%) Firewall
24 48 (11.29%) XenServer
25 45 (10.59%) Migration
26 44 (10.35%) PowerShell
27 43 (10.12%) MS Office

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 91 (21.41%) MS Exchange
2 62 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (7.76%) SharePoint
4 28 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (3.76%) Lync
7 15 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.82%) IIS
9 7 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.71%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.47%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 43 (10.12%) MS Office
2 36 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.35%) Office 365
2 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (19.06%) SAN
2 70 (16.47%) NetScaler
3 58 (13.65%) DNS
4 50 (11.76%) Firewall
5 41 (9.65%) DHCP
6 31 (7.29%) TCP/IP
7 30 (7.06%) WAN
8 27 (6.35%) LAN
9 20 (4.71%) VPN
10 15 (3.53%) VLAN
11 11 (2.59%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (2.59%) Network Security
11 11 (2.59%) iSCSI
12 10 (2.35%) NAS
12 10 (2.35%) Unified Communications
12 10 (2.35%) MPLS
13 9 (2.12%) DSL
13 9 (2.12%) Wireless
13 9 (2.12%) VoIP
13 9 (2.12%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.18%) MySQL
4 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.47%) MS Access
5 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.24%) EDMS
6 1 (0.24%) Big Data
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.35%) MSI
2 6 (1.41%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.71%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 87 (20.47%) Finance
2 69 (16.24%) Banking
3 10 (2.35%) Publishing
4 9 (2.12%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.65%) Law
6 6 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.94%) Retail
7 4 (0.94%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Legal
8 3 (0.71%) Front Office
9 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 68 (16.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 57 (13.41%) Analyst
3 44 (10.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.12%) Architect
5 35 (8.24%) Consultant
6 33 (7.76%) Support Analyst
6 33 (7.76%) Administrator
7 24 (5.65%) Applications Packager
8 19 (4.47%) Desktop Engineer
8 19 (4.47%) Citrix Consultant
8 19 (4.47%) Wintel Engineer
9 18 (4.24%) Citrix Administrator
9 18 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
9 18 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (4.00%) Support Engineer
10 17 (4.00%) Citrix Support
11 15 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (3.29%) Desktop Support
13 13 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.06%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.18%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.47%) COM
2 2 (0.47%) Middleware
2 2 (0.47%) LAMP
3 1 (0.24%) Web Services
3 1 (0.24%) HTML
3 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.24%) Blackberry
2 33 (7.76%) Thin Client
2 33 (7.76%) Fat Client
3 28 (6.59%) Clustering
4 16 (3.76%) Replication
5 8 (1.88%) PKI
6 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.18%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.18%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.18%) CMDB
7 5 (1.18%) Celerra
8 4 (0.94%) SecurID
9 3 (0.71%) Streaming Video
9 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.71%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) iPhone
10 2 (0.47%) CESG
11 1 (0.24%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 325 (76.47%) Windows
2 171 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 122 (28.71%) Windows 7
4 96 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (8.94%) Windows XP
7 29 (6.82%) Linux
8 13 (3.06%) UNIX
9 11 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.12%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.88%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.47%) Solaris
14 1 (0.24%) AIX
14 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (10.59%) Migration
2 34 (8.00%) ITIL
3 17 (4.00%) Service Management
4 16 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (3.29%) Incident Management
6 11 (2.59%) Change Management
6 11 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (2.35%) Problem Management
8 9 (2.12%) ITSM
8 9 (2.12%) Performance Management
9 7 (1.65%) Business Continuity
9 7 (1.65%) BCP
9 7 (1.65%) Configuration Management
9 7 (1.65%) Project Management
10 6 (1.41%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (1.41%) CRM
11 5 (1.18%) Workflow
11 5 (1.18%) TOGAF
11 5 (1.18%) Low Latency
11 5 (1.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.00%) SQL
2 44 (10.35%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.76%) VBScript
4 13 (3.06%) VB
5 8 (1.88%) C
6 5 (1.18%) C#
6 5 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (13.88%) Citrix Certification
2 42 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (7.53%) CCA
4 28 (6.59%) CCEA
5 25 (5.88%) MCSE
6 24 (5.65%) CCEE
7 19 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (4.00%) MCITP
9 16 (3.76%) MCP
10 15 (3.53%) CCNA
10 15 (3.53%) Security Cleared
11 13 (3.06%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.59%) MCSA
13 5 (1.18%) VCP5
13 5 (1.18%) VCP4
13 5 (1.18%) Degree
13 5 (1.18%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.94%) MCTS
15 3 (0.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.59%) SLA
2 7 (1.65%) QA
3 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 218 (51.29%) Active Directory
2 124 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (24.94%) XenDesktop
4 105 (24.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 51 (12.00%) vSphere
6 48 (11.29%) XenServer
7 41 (9.65%) Hyper-V
8 38 (8.94%) VMware ESX
9 28 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 18 (4.24%) Xen
12 17 (4.00%) Terminal Services
13 9 (2.12%) UAG
13 9 (2.12%) NLBS
14 7 (1.65%) NFS
14 7 (1.65%) VMware Server
15 6 (1.41%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 2 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 137 (32.24%) SCCM
2 26 (6.12%) SCOM
3 23 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (2.59%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 8 (1.88%) XenMobile
6 7 (1.65%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.65%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (1.65%) HP SIM
6 7 (1.65%) WSUS
7 5 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
7 5 (1.18%) Control-M
7 5 (1.18%) WMI
8 4 (0.94%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.94%) AppDNA
8 4 (0.94%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (0.94%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.71%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 414 (97.41%) Citrix
2 213 (50.12%) Microsoft
3 199 (46.82%) VMware
4 62 (14.59%) HP
5 59 (13.88%) Cisco
6 40 (9.41%) AppSense
7 31 (7.29%) NetApp
8 30 (7.06%) EMC
9 29 (6.82%) Wyse
10 24 (5.65%) IBM
11 21 (4.94%) CheckPoint
12 20 (4.71%) Symantec
13 16 (3.76%) Apple
14 12 (2.82%) 3PAR
14 12 (2.82%) Juniper
14 12 (2.82%) Remedy
15 11 (2.59%) Oracle
16 10 (2.35%) F5
17 9 (2.12%) Reuters
17 9 (2.12%) Bloomberg
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