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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 108 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.80% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 7.08% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £306 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £120 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £472 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £31.56 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-61.17% +37.19%
XenApp
UK

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
336 325 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.05% 11.35% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 162 137
Median daily rate £325 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £171 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £37.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 9 £388 -16.48%
Glasgow +4 4 £300 -2.04% 1
XenApp
UK

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 25 (80.65%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (58.06%) XenDesktop
5 18 (58.06%) VMware
6 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
8 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
8 14 (45.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (41.94%) SCCM
10 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
10 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (35.48%) ITIL
12 10 (32.26%) DHCP
12 10 (32.26%) DNS
12 10 (32.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
13 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
13 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
13 9 (29.03%) Finance
13 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
13 9 (29.03%) SQL
13 9 (29.03%) SCOM
14 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (25.81%) Symantec
15 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
16 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business

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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DHCP
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MSI
1 2 (6.45%) WinDbg
2 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Server Support
5 3 (9.68%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Application Packaging
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Application Discovery
5 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.23%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) XenDesktop
3 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
6 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
7 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (12.90%) XenServer
9 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
10 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
10 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 9 (29.03%) SCOM
3 6 (19.35%) WSUS
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 8 (25.81%) Symantec
5 5 (16.13%) CA
6 4 (12.90%) IBM
7 3 (9.68%) NetApp
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco
8 2 (6.45%) Varonis
9 1 (3.23%) Apple
9 1 (3.23%) AppSense
9 1 (3.23%) BMC
9 1 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) IronPort
9 1 (3.23%) Lumension
9 1 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (3.23%) ThinPrint
9 1 (3.23%) Xerox