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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / South East
Rank 189 211 208
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 49 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 5.23% 4.34% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 31
Median daily rate £345 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £415 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £331
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.90%

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
937 944 1170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.91% 11.38% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 547 589
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 105 107
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +15 22 £301 +1.34% 3
Surrey +17 10 £350 +2.94% 5
Oxfordshire +3 8 £375 +36.36%
Berkshire +10 5 £344 +19.04% 3
Kent 0 1 £550 +69.23%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 - 2
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 82 (96.47%) Citrix
2 76 (89.41%) Windows
3 64 (75.29%) Active Directory
4 61 (71.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (61.18%) Windows Server
6 51 (60.00%) VMware
7 38 (44.71%) XenDesktop
8 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
10 31 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 28 (32.94%) DNS
12 28 (32.94%) Windows 7
12 28 (32.94%) vSphere
13 27 (31.76%) SCCM
14 25 (29.41%) HP
15 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
17 18 (21.18%) Fat Client
17 18 (21.18%) Thin Client
18 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
18 17 (20.00%) Wyse
19 16 (18.82%) SQL
19 16 (18.82%) DHCP
20 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
21 14 (16.47%) Skype for Business
21 14 (16.47%) ITIL
21 14 (16.47%) Finance
22 13 (15.29%) Linux
23 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX

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 14 (16.47%) Skype for Business
2 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.76%) Office 365
3 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.18%) iTunes
5 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) DHCP
3 10 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 8 (9.41%) SAN
4 8 (9.41%) Skype
4 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 5 (5.88%) LAN
5 5 (5.88%) VPN
5 5 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) Firewall
6 2 (2.35%) NAS
6 2 (2.35%) SSL
6 2 (2.35%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.18%) HTTP
7 1 (1.18%) IPsec
7 1 (1.18%) Wireless
7 1 (1.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (9.41%) DB2
4 7 (8.24%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MSI
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (15.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Architect
3 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.06%) Applications Packager
6 6 (7.06%) Citrix Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Server Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) Web Services
2 3 (3.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Fat Client
1 18 (21.18%) Thin Client
2 11 (12.94%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) AS400
3 8 (9.41%) iSeries
4 4 (4.71%) BYOD
4 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.53%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) EPoS
7 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (89.41%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (61.18%) Windows Server
4 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (32.94%) Windows 7
6 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (15.29%) Linux
8 9 (10.59%) Windows 10
9 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
10 6 (7.06%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.18%) Android
12 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) ITIL
2 11 (12.94%) Application Virtualisation
2 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.59%) Change Management
4 8 (9.41%) Migration
5 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (8.24%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Application Packaging
7 4 (4.71%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Service Design
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.53%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (3.53%) Software Architecture
9 2 (2.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) CCA
3 4 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.71%) MCP
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.35%) MCSE
5 2 (2.35%) RHCE
5 2 (2.35%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) CCAA
6 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 64 (75.29%) Active Directory
2 38 (44.71%) XenDesktop
3 31 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 28 (32.94%) vSphere
6 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
7 9 (10.59%) XenServer
8 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
9 6 (7.06%) BitLocker
9 6 (7.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (5.88%) Firmware
10 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
11 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 27 (31.76%) SCCM
2 10 (11.76%) EdgeSight
2 10 (11.76%) SCOM
3 8 (9.41%) Tivoli
4 6 (7.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (5.88%) AppDNA
5 5 (5.88%) SafeCom
5 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (4.71%) ThinApp
7 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.53%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.35%) DatAdvantage
8 2 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.35%) PowerCLI
8 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (2.35%) WSUS
9 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 82 (96.47%) Citrix
2 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.41%) HP
5 17 (20.00%) Wyse
6 10 (11.76%) AppSense
6 10 (11.76%) IBM
7 9 (10.59%) Symantec
8 8 (9.41%) Hitachi
9 6 (7.06%) CA
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco
10 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.71%) Sophos
12 3 (3.53%) arcserve
12 3 (3.53%) Dell
12 3 (3.53%) EMC
12 3 (3.53%) Intel Security
12 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.35%) F5
13 2 (2.35%) Veeam