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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 202 156 142
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -14
Contract jobs citing XenApp 64 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.88% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 7.94% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 40
Average daily rate
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£400 £303 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £182 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £423 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +35.13%
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
1216 1033 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.09% 11.07% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 471 413
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 138 177
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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 31 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 31 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
Hampshire -9 22 £325 +8.33% 5
Berkshire +5 17 £490 +34.24% 6
Surrey -15 11 £375 - 3
East Sussex -3 4 £375 +114.28%
Oxfordshire - 4 £290 -
Buckinghamshire -8 3 - -
Kent -4 2 £145 - 2
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 4
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 108 (90.76%) Citrix
2 79 (66.39%) Windows
3 75 (63.03%) VMware
4 63 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 59 (49.58%) XenDesktop
6 57 (47.90%) Microsoft
7 41 (34.45%) Security Cleared
8 35 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (29.41%) SCCM
8 35 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
10 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
11 28 (23.53%) AppSense
12 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
13 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (19.33%) vSphere
14 23 (19.33%) SQL
15 22 (18.49%) SC Cleared
16 20 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
17 19 (15.97%) Firewall
17 19 (15.97%) DV Cleared
17 19 (15.97%) NetScaler
18 18 (15.13%) MS Office
18 18 (15.13%) MS Excel
19 17 (14.29%) Cisco
19 17 (14.29%) Wyse
19 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
20 16 (13.45%) Lumension
21 15 (12.61%) DNS
21 15 (12.61%) Dell

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.72%) Lync
5 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.52%) IIS
8 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) MS Office
1 18 (15.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.97%) Firewall
1 19 (15.97%) NetScaler
2 15 (12.61%) DNS
2 15 (12.61%) SAN
3 14 (11.76%) WAN
4 12 (10.08%) DHCP
5 10 (8.40%) LAN
6 5 (4.20%) Internet
7 3 (2.52%) VLAN
7 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.52%) VPN
8 2 (1.68%) DMZ
8 2 (1.68%) SNMP
8 2 (1.68%) NAS
8 2 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.68%) MPLS
8 2 (1.68%) OSPF
8 2 (1.68%) BGP
8 2 (1.68%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MSI
2 4 (3.36%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.68%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (7.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Back Office
4 3 (2.52%) Advertising
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (19.33%) Consultant
2 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Architect
4 13 (10.92%) Citrix Consultant
5 12 (10.08%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (10.08%) Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Server Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Citrix Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.36%) Applications Packager
12 3 (2.52%) 1st Line Support
12 3 (2.52%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.68%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) PKI
2 7 (5.88%) User Experience
3 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 79 (66.39%) Windows
2 35 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
4 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.72%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.88%) Linux
7 7 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.20%) UNIX
9 3 (2.52%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.08%) Migration
2 11 (9.24%) ITIL
3 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (5.04%) Validation
6 5 (4.20%) Project Management
6 5 (4.20%) Change Management
6 5 (4.20%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.52%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.52%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.52%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (2.52%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.68%) Coaching
8 2 (1.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.68%) Time Management
8 2 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.68%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.68%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) SQL
2 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.20%) VBScript
4 4 (3.36%) C
5 3 (2.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (34.45%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.49%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.97%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.04%) MCSE
7 4 (3.36%) CCNP
7 4 (3.36%) CCNA
7 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.36%) MCITP
8 3 (2.52%) CCA
8 3 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.68%) PhD
9 2 (1.68%) CISSP
9 2 (1.68%) CCEE
10 1 (0.84%) CCIA
10 1 (0.84%) VCAP
10 1 (0.84%) MCTS
10 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 63 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 59 (49.58%) XenDesktop
3 35 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
5 23 (19.33%) vSphere
6 20 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (7.56%) Terminal Services
7 9 (7.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (3.36%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.36%) XenServer
8 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.68%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.68%) Samba
10 1 (0.84%) NDS
10 1 (0.84%) Xen
10 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.84%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.84%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (29.41%) SCCM
2 7 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 5 (4.20%) EdgeSight
4 4 (3.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.52%) WSUS
5 3 (2.52%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.52%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (2.52%) SCOM
5 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.68%) Foglight
6 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 108 (90.76%) Citrix
2 75 (63.03%) VMware
3 57 (47.90%) Microsoft
4 28 (23.53%) AppSense
5 17 (14.29%) Wyse
5 17 (14.29%) Cisco
6 16 (13.45%) Lumension
7 15 (12.61%) Dell
8 14 (11.76%) HP
9 9 (7.56%) NetApp
10 7 (5.88%) Oracle
10 7 (5.88%) Symantec
11 6 (5.04%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
13 4 (3.36%) Intel
13 4 (3.36%) IBM
13 4 (3.36%) Altiris
14 3 (2.52%) Brocade
14 3 (2.52%) OpenText
14 3 (2.52%) Tufin
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