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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 59 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.10% 2.05%
As % of the System Software category 4.11% 0.83% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 15
Median daily rate £165 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £20.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.54% +3.12%
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
73 121 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.89% 12.44% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 66
Median daily rate £450 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £183 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 16
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +59.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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
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 August 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) PaaS
5 3 (42.86%) SIEM
5 3 (42.86%) Huawei
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) CCA
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) IPsec
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms

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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCA
1 3 (42.86%) CCIE
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Lumension
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Wyse