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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 191 170 135
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -35
Contract jobs citing XenApp 65 80 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.85% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 5.27% 7.36% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 51
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£381 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.18% -12.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £15.50 £79.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.51% -80.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £14.10 £31.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £74.73 £127.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.98%
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
1234 1087 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.33% 11.49% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 504 474
Average daily rate £370 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 147 181
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

XenApp Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -12 22 £325 +7.43% 7
Berkshire +1 18 £450 +23.28% 5
Surrey -16 10 £250 -33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £350 +16.66%
Oxfordshire - 4 £290 -
Kent -1 3 - - 1
East Sussex -12 3 £375 +114.28% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 £310 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 102 (89.47%) Citrix
2 77 (67.54%) Windows
3 71 (62.28%) VMware
4 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
5 57 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 47 (41.23%) Microsoft
7 39 (34.21%) Security Cleared
8 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (28.07%) SCCM
9 31 (27.19%) AppSense
10 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
11 28 (24.56%) MS Exchange
12 26 (22.81%) Windows 7
13 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (20.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 22 (19.30%) SQL
16 21 (18.42%) Firewall
16 21 (18.42%) vSphere
16 21 (18.42%) SC Cleared
17 20 (17.54%) PowerShell
17 20 (17.54%) NetScaler
18 19 (16.67%) SAN
19 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
20 17 (14.91%) HP
20 17 (14.91%) Wyse
21 16 (14.04%) Cisco
21 16 (14.04%) DNS
21 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
21 16 (14.04%) WAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (7.89%) Lync
5 7 (6.14%) IIS
5 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.63%) Apache
7 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Office
2 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) Firewall
2 20 (17.54%) NetScaler
3 19 (16.67%) SAN
4 16 (14.04%) DNS
4 16 (14.04%) WAN
5 15 (13.16%) LAN
6 12 (10.53%) DHCP
7 7 (6.14%) VPN
8 4 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.51%) VLAN
9 3 (2.63%) SNMP
9 3 (2.63%) SMTP
9 3 (2.63%) SSL
9 3 (2.63%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.63%) NAS
9 3 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (1.75%) Internet
10 2 (1.75%) MPLS
10 2 (1.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MSI
2 4 (3.51%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.75%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Back Office
3 3 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Automotive
4 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Consultant
2 15 (13.16%) Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Architect
3 14 (12.28%) Citrix Consultant
4 12 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Security Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (6.14%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Citrix Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Citrix Support
10 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (2.63%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.88%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) PKI
2 7 (6.14%) User Experience
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Informatics
6 1 (0.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 77 (67.54%) Windows
2 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (22.81%) Windows 7
4 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.02%) Linux
7 7 (6.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.39%) UNIX
10 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.40%) Migration
2 10 (8.77%) ITIL
3 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (4.39%) Change Management
5 5 (4.39%) Asset Management
5 5 (4.39%) Capacity Management
6 4 (3.51%) Validation
7 3 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.63%) Project Management
7 3 (2.63%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (2.63%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.75%) Coaching
8 2 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.75%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) SQL
2 20 (17.54%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.26%) VBScript
4 4 (3.51%) C
5 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.63%) Perl
5 3 (2.63%) VB
5 3 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.14%) MCSE
6 5 (4.39%) CCA
6 5 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.39%) MCITP
7 3 (2.63%) MCSA
8 2 (1.75%) CCEE
8 2 (1.75%) CISSP
8 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.75%) CCNP
8 2 (1.75%) CCNA
9 1 (0.88%) MCP
9 1 (0.88%) CCEA
9 1 (0.88%) Degree
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
9 1 (0.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
2 57 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
5 23 (20.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 21 (18.42%) vSphere
7 8 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (6.14%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.39%) XenServer
10 3 (2.63%) Samba
10 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.63%) HDFS
11 1 (0.88%) NDS
11 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (28.07%) SCCM
2 7 (6.14%) XenMobile
2 7 (6.14%) EdgeSight
2 7 (6.14%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.63%) Nagios
4 3 (2.63%) WSUS
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (2.63%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.75%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.75%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.75%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.88%) SCOM
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 102 (89.47%) Citrix
2 71 (62.28%) VMware
3 47 (41.23%) Microsoft
4 31 (27.19%) AppSense
5 17 (14.91%) HP
5 17 (14.91%) Wyse
6 16 (14.04%) Cisco
7 15 (13.16%) Lumension
7 15 (13.16%) Dell
8 10 (8.77%) Oracle
9 7 (6.14%) NetApp
9 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.39%) Symantec
11 4 (3.51%) Splunk
11 4 (3.51%) Brocade
11 4 (3.51%) Altiris
11 4 (3.51%) IBM
11 4 (3.51%) Intel
12 3 (2.63%) OpenText
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