The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
UK / Scotland
Rank 76 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Contract jobs citing XenApp 27 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 13.04% 4.58% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 2
Median daily rate £391 £313 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.20% -6.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.90%

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
207 284 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.42% 10.74% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 145 117
Median daily rate £370 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.89 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £17.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +38 23 £395 -
Glasgow +6 2 £300 -4.00% 1
XenApp
UK

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 39 (92.86%) Citrix
2 30 (71.43%) Windows
3 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 27 (64.29%) VMware
4 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 25 (59.52%) Windows 7
6 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (45.24%) DHCP
9 19 (45.24%) DNS
10 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (40.48%) VMware ESX
12 16 (38.10%) Finance
12 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
13 15 (35.71%) SCCM
14 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
16 9 (21.43%) ITIL
17 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
17 8 (19.05%) Internet
17 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (19.05%) SCOM
17 8 (19.05%) NetScaler
18 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
18 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) DHCP
1 19 (45.24%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) Internet
2 8 (19.05%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.52%) Wireless
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MSI
1 2 (4.76%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Support
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix Support Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Server Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows 7
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Application Discovery
5 4 (9.52%) Application Packaging
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMP
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 28 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (40.48%) VMware ESX
5 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 5 (11.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (9.52%) XenServer
8 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
9 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 8 (19.05%) SCOM
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (7.14%) WSUS
5 1 (2.38%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Citrix
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 4 (9.52%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) Varonis
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