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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 211 168 181
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +13
Contract jobs citing XenApp 58 105 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 1.10% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 5.37% 8.48% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 64 51
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 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £19.28 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.74% -3.58%
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
1080 1238 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.17% 12.94% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 659 527
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £230 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 143 133
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Surrey +4 18 £338 -12.90% 2
Berkshire +6 12 £230 - 6
Hampshire -28 9 £325 +0.77% 5
West Sussex -2 7 £423 +1.07% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £430 +16.13% 2
Kent -1 4 £264 -37.86% 2
Oxfordshire +5 3 £425 +41.66%
Sussex - 2 £178 -
Middlesex -3 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 25 July 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.

1 135 (93.75%) Citrix
2 122 (84.72%) Windows
3 104 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 80 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 76 (52.78%) Microsoft
6 69 (47.92%) VMware
7 63 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (39.58%) XenDesktop
9 55 (38.19%) DNS
10 54 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (34.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 45 (31.25%) DHCP
13 43 (29.86%) ITIL
14 41 (28.47%) SCCM
15 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
16 36 (25.00%) MS Exchange
17 34 (23.61%) PowerShell
18 33 (22.92%) SAN
19 32 (22.22%) Security Cleared
20 31 (21.53%) HP
20 31 (21.53%) WAN
21 29 (20.14%) LAN
22 28 (19.44%) Windows 7
23 27 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (18.75%) Finance
24 25 (17.36%) SQL
24 25 (17.36%) XenServer
24 25 (17.36%) vSphere
24 25 (17.36%) SC Cleared
25 24 (16.67%) MS Excel

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 36 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.81%) Skype for Business
3 16 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.58%) Office 365
2 4 (2.78%) PaaS
3 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.08%) SaaS
3 3 (2.08%) Yammer
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.39%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (38.19%) DNS
2 45 (31.25%) DHCP
3 33 (22.92%) SAN
4 31 (21.53%) WAN
5 29 (20.14%) LAN
6 23 (15.97%) Firewall
7 18 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 13 (9.03%) NetScaler
9 11 (7.64%) MPLS
10 8 (5.56%) VPN
11 7 (4.86%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (4.17%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.47%) Wireless
14 4 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.78%) Network Security
15 3 (2.08%) IPsec
15 3 (2.08%) NAS
15 3 (2.08%) VLAN
15 3 (2.08%) VoIP
15 3 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.94%) Back Office
4 3 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 23 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) Analyst
2 19 (13.19%) Citrix Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) Wintel Engineer
3 18 (12.50%) Architect
4 17 (11.81%) Support Engineer
5 16 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (11.11%) Consultant
6 15 (10.42%) Server Engineer
7 13 (9.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
9 11 (7.64%) Citrix Support
9 11 (7.64%) Wintel Specialist
10 10 (6.94%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
11 8 (5.56%) Service Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.25%) Replication
3 7 (4.86%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.78%) BYOD
5 4 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.78%) iSeries
5 4 (2.78%) PKI
6 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.39%) Clustering
7 2 (1.39%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.39%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.39%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) NHS
7 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.39%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.69%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 122 (84.72%) Windows
2 80 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 63 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 19 (13.19%) Linux
7 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (9.72%) Unix
9 7 (4.86%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.08%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.39%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.86%) ITIL
2 15 (10.42%) Project Management
3 14 (9.72%) Change Management
4 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (4.17%) High Availability
7 6 (4.17%) Migration
8 5 (3.47%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.78%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (2.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (2.78%) Network Management
9 4 (2.78%) Planning and Forecasting
9 4 (2.78%) Project Planning
9 4 (2.78%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (2.78%) Service Management
9 4 (2.78%) SOA
9 4 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (2.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.61%) PowerShell
2 25 (17.36%) SQL
3 16 (11.11%) VBScript
4 6 (4.17%) C
5 1 (0.69%) Java
5 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.69%) PHP
5 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 27 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (17.36%) SC Cleared
4 23 (15.97%) MCSE
5 10 (6.94%) DV Cleared
5 10 (6.94%) MCDST
5 10 (6.94%) MCP
6 9 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.86%) CCA
7 7 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.78%) MCITP
10 3 (2.08%) CCIE
10 3 (2.08%) CCNA
10 3 (2.08%) CCNP
10 3 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.39%) CISSP
11 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.39%) PMP
11 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (2.78%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.08%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 104 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 57 (39.58%) XenDesktop
3 49 (34.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (17.36%) vSphere
4 25 (17.36%) XenServer
5 19 (13.19%) Hyper-V
6 17 (11.81%) Terminal Services
7 15 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (8.33%) VMware ESX
9 7 (4.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.78%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.08%) DFS Replication
11 3 (2.08%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (28.47%) SCCM
2 15 (10.42%) SCOM
3 8 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.86%) EdgeSight
5 6 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.08%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.08%) MOM
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (1.39%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.69%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.69%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.69%) vMotion
9 1 (0.69%) WMI
9 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 135 (93.75%) Citrix
2 76 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 69 (47.92%) VMware
4 31 (21.53%) HP
5 15 (10.42%) AppSense
5 15 (10.42%) Cisco
6 11 (7.64%) EMC
7 7 (4.86%) CommVault
7 7 (4.86%) Dell
7 7 (4.86%) NetApp
7 7 (4.86%) Wyse
8 6 (4.17%) Oracle
9 5 (3.47%) Symantec
10 4 (2.78%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.78%) Apple
10 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.78%) Sophos
11 3 (2.08%) Huawei
11 3 (2.08%) IBM
11 3 (2.08%) Veeam
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