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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 192 197 171
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing XenApp 86 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 6.76% 5.26% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 39 35
Average daily rate £355 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.88% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £27.75 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £17.50 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.55 £28.40 £74.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.74%
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
1273 1274 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.21% 12.80% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 645 524
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 141 155
Average hourly rate £21.33 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Surrey +5 28 £400 +60.00% 4
Hampshire +3 26 £313 -3.69% 6
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £425 +21.42% 1
Berkshire 0 8 £294 -35.79%
Kent -22 7 £300 - 2
West Sussex - 7 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £382 +31.72%
East Sussex -5 1 £363 -10.76% 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 120 (95.24%) Citrix
2 114 (90.48%) Windows
3 100 (79.37%) Active Directory
4 83 (65.87%) Windows Server
5 67 (53.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (50.00%) VMware
7 59 (46.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (46.03%) Microsoft
9 56 (44.44%) XenDesktop
10 45 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 42 (33.33%) DNS
12 36 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 34 (26.98%) PowerShell
13 34 (26.98%) XenServer
14 33 (26.19%) ITIL
14 33 (26.19%) DHCP
15 32 (25.40%) SCCM
16 27 (21.43%) Windows 7
16 27 (21.43%) vSphere
17 25 (19.84%) HP
17 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (19.05%) SQL
19 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (18.25%) Security Cleared
20 22 (17.46%) SAN
21 20 (15.87%) MS Exchange
21 20 (15.87%) Linux
21 20 (15.87%) MCSE
21 20 (15.87%) Change Management
21 20 (15.87%) Infrastructure Management

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.35%) IIS
4 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (33.33%) DNS
2 33 (26.19%) DHCP
3 22 (17.46%) SAN
4 16 (12.70%) NetScaler
5 15 (11.90%) LAN
5 15 (11.90%) WAN
6 11 (8.73%) Firewall
7 10 (7.94%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.17%) FTP
9 4 (3.17%) HTTP
9 4 (3.17%) LDAP
9 4 (3.17%) VPN
10 3 (2.38%) MPLS
10 3 (2.38%) Wireless
11 2 (1.59%) NAS
11 2 (1.59%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.79%) Network Security
12 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.73%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 19 (15.08%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.97%) Back Office
4 4 (3.17%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 23 (18.25%) Support Engineer
3 20 (15.87%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (15.87%) Citrix Engineer
4 17 (13.49%) Consultant
4 17 (13.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Analyst
6 15 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Citrix Support
7 14 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
8 13 (10.32%) Architect
8 13 (10.32%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (8.73%) Citrix Consultant
9 11 (8.73%) Server Engineer
10 10 (7.94%) Wintel Specialist
11 9 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
12 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 8 (6.35%) Citrix Analyst
13 7 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.56%) PKI
3 4 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.38%) BYOD
4 3 (2.38%) Clustering
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.38%) iSeries
4 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.38%) Replication
5 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) CMDB
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) Handset
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (90.48%) Windows
2 83 (65.87%) Windows Server
3 67 (53.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (46.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 25 (19.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (15.87%) Linux
8 16 (12.70%) Unix
9 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.97%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.59%) AIX
12 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) ITIL
2 20 (15.87%) Change Management
2 20 (15.87%) Infrastructure Management
3 17 (13.49%) Project Management
4 6 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 5 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (3.17%) High Availability
6 4 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.17%) Migration
6 4 (3.17%) Network Management
6 4 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.17%) Service Management
6 4 (3.17%) SOA
7 3 (2.38%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (2.38%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.38%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.98%) PowerShell
2 24 (19.05%) SQL
3 13 (10.32%) VBScript
4 5 (3.97%) C
5 1 (0.79%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (18.25%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.87%) MCSE
3 16 (12.70%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.56%) MCP
6 6 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.76%) MCDST
6 6 (4.76%) RHCSA
7 5 (3.97%) CCA
8 4 (3.17%) CCNA
8 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.17%) HNC
9 3 (2.38%) MCITP
10 2 (1.59%) CISSP
10 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.59%) PMP
10 2 (1.59%) RHCE
10 2 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 100 (79.37%) Active Directory
2 56 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 45 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (26.98%) XenServer
5 27 (21.43%) vSphere
6 18 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 18 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (11.11%) Terminal Services
8 12 (9.52%) VMware ESX
9 6 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (3.17%) ISA Server
10 4 (3.17%) Terminal Server
10 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.38%) DFS Replication
11 3 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (25.40%) SCCM
2 13 (10.32%) SCOM
2 13 (10.32%) SCVMM
3 10 (7.94%) EdgeSight
4 5 (3.97%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.17%) Nagios
5 4 (3.17%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.38%) WSUS
7 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.79%) MOM
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 120 (95.24%) Citrix
2 63 (50.00%) VMware
3 58 (46.03%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.84%) HP
5 14 (11.11%) AppSense
6 13 (10.32%) NetApp
7 12 (9.52%) Cisco
8 9 (7.14%) Wyse
9 7 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.76%) CommVault
10 6 (4.76%) IBM
11 5 (3.97%) Dell
12 4 (3.17%) Altiris
12 4 (3.17%) Oracle
12 4 (3.17%) Remedy
13 3 (2.38%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.38%) EMC
13 3 (2.38%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.38%) Symantec
14 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
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