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 3 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 214 183 189
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 221 283 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.13% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 10.15% 13.43% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 202 168
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 £230 £204 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £26.25 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
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
2177 2107 2039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.09% 8.40% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1283 1179
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 146 155 176
Average hourly rate £17.17 £18.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.97 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.98 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +11.11%

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 3 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 3 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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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 £350 +1.44% 18
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 3 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.

1 421 (97.45%) Citrix
2 333 (77.08%) Windows
3 225 (52.08%) Active Directory
4 217 (50.23%) Microsoft
5 207 (47.92%) VMware
6 174 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 139 (32.18%) SCCM
8 131 (30.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 123 (28.47%) Windows 7
10 108 (25.00%) XenDesktop
11 107 (24.77%) Microsoft App-V
12 98 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 96 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 89 (20.60%) Finance
15 87 (20.14%) SAN
16 72 (16.67%) NetScaler
17 70 (16.20%) Banking
18 68 (15.74%) HP
19 67 (15.51%) Exchange Server 2010
20 64 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
21 62 (14.35%) DNS
22 60 (13.89%) Cisco
23 59 (13.66%) Citrix Certification
24 53 (12.27%) SQL
25 52 (12.04%) Firewall
26 51 (11.81%) vSphere
26 51 (11.81%) XenServer
27 46 (10.65%) PowerShell
27 46 (10.65%) Migration
27 46 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 96 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 67 (15.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (7.64%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (3.70%) Lync
7 12 (2.78%) IIS
8 9 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.46%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 43 (9.95%) MS Office
2 37 (8.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.31%) Office 365
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (20.14%) SAN
2 72 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 62 (14.35%) DNS
4 52 (12.04%) Firewall
5 45 (10.42%) DHCP
6 34 (7.87%) TCP/IP
7 30 (6.94%) WAN
8 27 (6.25%) LAN
9 22 (5.09%) VPN
10 17 (3.94%) VLAN
11 15 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (3.47%) iSCSI
12 11 (2.55%) Network Security
13 10 (2.31%) MPLS
13 10 (2.31%) NAS
13 10 (2.31%) Unified Communications
14 9 (2.08%) BIG-IP
14 9 (2.08%) DSL
14 9 (2.08%) VoIP
14 9 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.62%) MySQL
4 3 (0.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.46%) MS Access
5 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.23%) EDMS
6 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (6.71%) MSI
2 6 (1.39%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.69%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.46%) AdminStudio
General
1 89 (20.60%) Finance
2 70 (16.20%) Banking
3 11 (2.55%) Publishing
4 9 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.62%) Law
5 7 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Retail
6 4 (0.93%) Advertising
7 3 (0.69%) Legal
7 3 (0.69%) Front Office
8 2 (0.46%) Back Office
8 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (15.74%) Citrix Engineer
2 63 (14.58%) Analyst
3 46 (10.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (10.19%) Architect
5 36 (8.33%) Consultant
6 34 (7.87%) Support Analyst
7 33 (7.64%) Administrator
8 24 (5.56%) Applications Packager
9 23 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 20 (4.63%) Citrix Consultant
11 19 (4.40%) Wintel Engineer
11 19 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
12 18 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
12 18 (4.17%) Citrix Administrator
13 17 (3.94%) Citrix Support
13 17 (3.94%) Support Engineer
14 15 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
15 14 (3.24%) Desktop Support
16 13 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
17 12 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.93%) LAMP
3 2 (0.46%) COM
3 2 (0.46%) Middleware
4 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.23%) Web Services
4 1 (0.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.10%) Blackberry
2 33 (7.64%) Thin Client
2 33 (7.64%) Fat Client
3 32 (7.41%) Clustering
4 21 (4.86%) Replication
5 8 (1.85%) PKI
6 6 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.16%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.16%) CMDB
7 5 (1.16%) Celerra
7 5 (1.16%) CLARiiON
8 4 (0.93%) SecurID
9 3 (0.69%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.69%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.46%) CESG
10 2 (0.46%) iPhone
10 2 (0.46%) iPad
11 1 (0.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 333 (77.08%) Windows
2 174 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (28.47%) Windows 7
4 98 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (9.26%) Windows XP
7 33 (7.64%) Linux
8 15 (3.47%) UNIX
9 14 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.08%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.85%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.93%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.46%) Solaris
15 1 (0.23%) Android
15 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (10.65%) Migration
2 37 (8.56%) ITIL
3 17 (3.94%) Incident Management
3 17 (3.94%) Service Management
3 17 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (2.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (2.55%) Change Management
5 10 (2.31%) Problem Management
6 9 (2.08%) Performance Management
6 9 (2.08%) ITSM
7 7 (1.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (1.62%) Project Management
7 7 (1.62%) Configuration Management
7 7 (1.62%) BCP
7 7 (1.62%) Business Continuity
8 6 (1.39%) TOGAF
8 6 (1.39%) CRM
8 6 (1.39%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (1.39%) Capacity Management
9 5 (1.16%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 53 (12.27%) SQL
2 46 (10.65%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.70%) VBScript
4 13 (3.01%) VB
5 9 (2.08%) C
6 5 (1.16%) C#
6 5 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (13.66%) Citrix Certification
2 46 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (7.41%) CCA
4 29 (6.71%) MCSE
5 28 (6.48%) CCEA
6 24 (5.56%) CCEE
7 22 (5.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (4.63%) MCITP
9 18 (4.17%) CCNA
10 16 (3.70%) MCP
11 14 (3.24%) Security Cleared
12 12 (2.78%) SC Cleared
13 11 (2.55%) MCSA
14 6 (1.39%) RHCE
15 5 (1.16%) VCP5
15 5 (1.16%) NCDA
15 5 (1.16%) MCTS
15 5 (1.16%) RHCT
15 5 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.55%) SLA
2 7 (1.62%) QA
3 4 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 225 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 131 (30.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 107 (24.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 51 (11.81%) vSphere
5 51 (11.81%) XenServer
6 43 (9.95%) Hyper-V
7 42 (9.72%) VMware ESX
8 29 (6.71%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 18 (4.17%) Xen
11 17 (3.94%) Terminal Services
12 11 (2.55%) NFS
13 9 (2.08%) UAG
13 9 (2.08%) NLBS
14 7 (1.62%) VMware Server
15 5 (1.16%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 139 (32.18%) SCCM
2 27 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 26 (6.02%) SCOM
4 12 (2.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 11 (2.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
7 8 (1.85%) MIMEsweeper
7 8 (1.85%) XenMobile
8 7 (1.62%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.62%) WSUS
8 7 (1.62%) BMC PATROL
8 7 (1.62%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.16%) WMI
9 5 (1.16%) Control-M
9 5 (1.16%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.93%) AppDNA
10 4 (0.93%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.69%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.46%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 421 (97.45%) Citrix
2 217 (50.23%) Microsoft
3 207 (47.92%) VMware
4 68 (15.74%) HP
5 60 (13.89%) Cisco
6 40 (9.26%) AppSense
7 36 (8.33%) NetApp
8 31 (7.18%) EMC
9 30 (6.94%) Wyse
10 27 (6.25%) IBM
11 22 (5.09%) Symantec
12 21 (4.86%) CheckPoint
13 16 (3.70%) Apple
14 13 (3.01%) Oracle
15 12 (2.78%) Juniper
15 12 (2.78%) Remedy
15 12 (2.78%) 3PAR
16 10 (2.31%) Sophos
16 10 (2.31%) F5
17 9 (2.08%) Reuters
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