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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 40 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.98% - 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£290 - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £31.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.09% +26.22%
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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
27 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.85% 13.87% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 5
Average daily rate £250 £295 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +47.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £400 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.75 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.87% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
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%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
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%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
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%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Novell