The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 1.09%
As % of the System Software category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +54.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.58% 14.63% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 6
Average daily rate £300 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £418 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £19.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Novell
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