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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 198 165 151
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -14
Contract jobs citing XenApp 63 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.88% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 7.41% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 42
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£375 £303 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.96% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £405 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £76.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +54.41%
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
1170 1066 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.93% 11.84% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 486 395
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 133 189
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.15 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 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
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 2 March 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
Berkshire +9 15 £490 +32.43% 5
Hampshire -34 14 £300 +4.34% 7
Surrey -5 12 £375 -4.76% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 9 £250 - 1
Kent -8 7 £415 +56.60%
East Sussex -13 3 £375 +114.28%
Middlesex - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 106 (93.81%) Citrix
2 73 (64.60%) VMware
3 72 (63.72%) Windows
4 63 (55.75%) Active Directory
5 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
6 55 (48.67%) XenDesktop
7 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (34.51%) Security Cleared
9 34 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (25.66%) Hyper-V
11 26 (23.01%) SCCM
11 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
12 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (20.35%) vSphere
13 23 (20.35%) AppSense
13 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
13 23 (20.35%) SQL
14 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
15 19 (16.81%) Windows 7
15 19 (16.81%) NetScaler
16 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared
16 17 (15.04%) PowerShell
16 17 (15.04%) Microsoft App-V
17 16 (14.16%) MS Office
17 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (14.16%) Lumension
18 15 (13.27%) HP
18 15 (13.27%) Finance
19 14 (12.39%) Wyse
19 14 (12.39%) Cisco

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.08%) IIS
4 6 (5.31%) Lync
5 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.16%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) NetScaler
2 13 (11.50%) WAN
3 12 (10.62%) DNS
3 12 (10.62%) SAN
3 12 (10.62%) Firewall
4 9 (7.96%) LAN
5 7 (6.19%) DHCP
6 6 (5.31%) Internet
7 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.65%) VLAN
9 2 (1.77%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.77%) MPLS
9 2 (1.77%) OSPF
9 2 (1.77%) BGP
9 2 (1.77%) DMZ
9 2 (1.77%) NAS
10 1 (0.88%) ADSL
10 1 (0.88%) VPN
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MSI
2 4 (3.54%) AdminStudio
2 4 (3.54%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Back Office
3 5 (4.42%) Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Consultant
2 16 (14.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (14.16%) Citrix Consultant
3 12 (10.62%) Analyst
4 10 (8.85%) Architect
4 10 (8.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.31%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (5.31%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Citrix Support
8 4 (3.54%) Citrix Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.54%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.65%) Applications Packager
9 3 (2.65%) Desktop Support
9 3 (2.65%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.54%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) PKI
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) Clustering
5 3 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 72 (63.72%) Windows
2 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.81%) Windows 7
5 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.73%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.08%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.31%) UNIX
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.73%) ITIL
2 8 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (6.19%) Validation
3 7 (6.19%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (5.31%) Migration
4 6 (5.31%) Project Management
5 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
5 5 (4.42%) Change Management
6 3 (2.65%) Workflow
6 3 (2.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.65%) TOGAF
7 2 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.77%) Service Management
7 2 (1.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.77%) Time Management
7 2 (1.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (1.77%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.35%) SQL
2 17 (15.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.31%) VB
4 5 (4.42%) VBScript
5 4 (3.54%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (34.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.19%) VCP4
6 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.54%) MCITP
7 4 (3.54%) MCSE
7 4 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.65%) CCNP
8 3 (2.65%) CCNA
8 3 (2.65%) CCA
8 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.65%) CCEE
9 2 (1.77%) CCIA
9 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.77%) PhD
9 2 (1.77%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) QA
System Software
1 63 (55.75%) Active Directory
2 55 (48.67%) XenDesktop
3 34 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (25.66%) Hyper-V
5 23 (20.35%) vSphere
6 17 (15.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (10.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (7.96%) Terminal Services
9 8 (7.08%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (6.19%) VMware ESX
11 5 (4.42%) XenServer
12 3 (2.65%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.88%) Xen
13 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (23.01%) SCCM
2 8 (7.08%) XenMobile
3 7 (6.19%) HP SIM
4 6 (5.31%) EdgeSight
5 5 (4.42%) SCOM
5 5 (4.42%) ARCserve
5 5 (4.42%) Unicenter
6 4 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (3.54%) WSUS
6 4 (3.54%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (1.77%) Foglight
8 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 106 (93.81%) Citrix
2 73 (64.60%) VMware
3 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.35%) AppSense
5 16 (14.16%) Lumension
6 15 (13.27%) HP
7 14 (12.39%) Cisco
7 14 (12.39%) Wyse
8 12 (10.62%) Dell
9 8 (7.08%) NetApp
10 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.42%) CA
10 5 (4.42%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.54%) Altiris
11 4 (3.54%) Symantec
11 4 (3.54%) Intel
12 3 (2.65%) Juniper
12 3 (2.65%) Oracle
12 3 (2.65%) Tufin
13 2 (1.77%) F5
Berkshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago