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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 45 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.88% 2.24% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 23.81% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£276 - £314
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +40.24%
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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
18 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.29% 9.42% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £314 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.31% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.71
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.72%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware