The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 210 182 161
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -21
Contract jobs citing XenApp 51 96 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.98% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 4.78% 7.90% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 71
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.33% -6.25%
XenApp
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1068 1215 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.13% 12.42% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 678 569
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 142 135
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Hampshire -18 12 £325 +3.17% 2
Berkshire +14 11 £235 - 2
Surrey +5 11 £303 -19.26% 2
West Sussex 0 5 £365 +19.67% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £416 +6.52% 1
Kent +2 3 £178 -52.49% 2
Oxfordshire -8 3 £425 +78.94%
Sussex - 2 £178 -
Middlesex -1 1 £325 -8.45%
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 South East region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 120 (95.24%) Citrix
2 109 (86.51%) Windows
3 89 (70.63%) Active Directory
4 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
5 66 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 56 (44.44%) VMware
7 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (42.06%) DNS
9 44 (34.92%) DHCP
9 44 (34.92%) ITIL
9 44 (34.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (31.75%) XenDesktop
11 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
12 38 (30.16%) SAN
13 36 (28.57%) HP
14 35 (27.78%) MS Exchange
15 33 (26.19%) SCCM
16 31 (24.60%) PowerShell
17 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
18 27 (21.43%) WAN
18 27 (21.43%) SQL
19 26 (20.63%) Finance
20 25 (19.84%) LAN
21 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
23 22 (17.46%) MCSE
23 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
23 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
24 21 (16.67%) Office 365

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 35 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.70%) Skype for Business
3 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.17%) PaaS
4 3 (2.38%) SaaS
4 3 (2.38%) Yammer
5 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (42.06%) DNS
2 44 (34.92%) DHCP
3 38 (30.16%) SAN
4 27 (21.43%) WAN
5 25 (19.84%) LAN
6 18 (14.29%) Firewall
7 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.94%) MPLS
9 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
9 9 (7.14%) NetScaler
10 7 (5.56%) VPN
11 5 (3.97%) NAS
11 5 (3.97%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (3.17%) Network Security
13 3 (2.38%) IPsec
13 3 (2.38%) VLAN
13 3 (2.38%) VoIP
13 3 (2.38%) Wireless
14 2 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MSI
General
1 26 (20.63%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.14%) Back Office
4 6 (4.76%) Publishing
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 18 (14.29%) Analyst
3 16 (12.70%) Consultant
3 16 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.90%) Architect
5 12 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Wintel Specialist
6 9 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (6.35%) Citrix Architect
7 8 (6.35%) Service Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.14%) Replication
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.38%) BYOD
4 3 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.38%) iSeries
4 3 (2.38%) PKI
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.59%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) CCTV
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 109 (86.51%) Windows
2 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
3 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (34.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
6 17 (13.49%) Linux
7 16 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (7.94%) Unix
9 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) ITIL
2 11 (8.73%) Project Management
3 9 (7.14%) Change Management
3 9 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 7 (5.56%) Migration
5 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (4.76%) High Availability
5 6 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (3.97%) Application Packaging
6 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (3.17%) Network Management
7 4 (3.17%) SOA
7 4 (3.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (2.38%) Data Privacy
8 3 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (2.38%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.38%) Server Building
8 3 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) PowerShell
2 27 (21.43%) SQL
3 18 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (2.38%) C
5 1 (0.79%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (17.46%) MCSE
3 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.73%) MCP
5 10 (7.94%) DV Cleared
6 9 (7.14%) MCDST
6 9 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.97%) CCA
7 5 (3.97%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.38%) CCIE
8 3 (2.38%) CCNA
8 3 (2.38%) CCNP
8 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.59%) MCSA
9 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.59%) PMP
9 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 89 (70.63%) Active Directory
2 41 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (31.75%) XenDesktop
4 18 (14.29%) vSphere
5 17 (13.49%) Terminal Services
6 14 (11.11%) XenServer
7 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V
8 12 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (7.94%) VMware ESX
10 7 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (3.17%) Terminal Server
13 3 (2.38%) DFS Replication
13 3 (2.38%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (26.19%) SCCM
2 13 (10.32%) SCOM
3 6 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.97%) ThinApp
5 4 (3.17%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.17%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.38%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.38%) MOM
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.79%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.79%) vMotion
8 1 (0.79%) WMI
8 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (95.24%) Citrix
2 66 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 56 (44.44%) VMware
4 36 (28.57%) HP
5 12 (9.52%) EMC
6 11 (8.73%) Cisco
7 9 (7.14%) AppSense
7 9 (7.14%) Dell
8 7 (5.56%) CommVault
9 6 (4.76%) Oracle
9 6 (4.76%) Wyse
10 5 (3.97%) Symantec
11 4 (3.17%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.17%) Apple
11 4 (3.17%) NetApp
11 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.17%) Sophos
11 4 (3.17%) Veeam
12 3 (2.38%) arcserve
12 3 (2.38%) Huawei
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