The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 56 73 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.20% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 5.41% 1.68% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 15
Median daily rate £475 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 - £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -6.25%
XenApp
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 119 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.45% 11.71% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 79
Median daily rate £401 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 30
Median hourly rate £31.64 £21.55 £18.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.82% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £25.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Reading region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Reading region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SaaS
5 3 (37.50%) PaaS
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) SIEM
5 3 (37.50%) Huawei
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) CCIE
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) CCA
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) IPsec
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
1 3 (37.50%) CCIE
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Huawei
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Altiris
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) Lumension
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Wyse