The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 124 137 122
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 15 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 4.57% 4.05% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 16
Median daily rate £300 £300 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
328 370 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.71% 11.15% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 174 211
Median daily rate £325 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £125 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 44
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £45.84 £28.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the South West region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the South West

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the South West region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Bristol - 11 £285 -
Dorset +1 1 - - 2
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
6 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
6 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (51.72%) XenDesktop
8 13 (44.83%) SCCM
8 13 (44.83%) VMware
8 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
9 12 (41.38%) Finance
9 12 (41.38%) MS Office
10 11 (37.93%) DNS
10 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (34.48%) NetScaler
11 10 (34.48%) DHCP
11 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
12 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
12 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
13 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
13 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
13 8 (27.59%) Cisco
14 7 (24.14%) MCSE
14 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
14 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
14 7 (24.14%) Wyse
14 7 (24.14%) Fat Client

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
2 10 (34.48%) NetScaler
3 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Support
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
1 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
2 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
3 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
4 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
5 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (6.90%) Clustering
6 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
7 1 (3.45%) CESG
7 1 (3.45%) Handset
7 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
3 2 (6.90%) Server Building
4 1 (3.45%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.45%) Presales
4 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) VBScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) MCSE
4 6 (20.69%) MCP
5 5 (17.24%) CCA
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (13.79%) MCDST
6 4 (13.79%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (51.72%) XenDesktop
3 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
5 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
6 5 (17.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
8 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
2 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.45%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
5 7 (24.14%) Wyse
6 6 (20.69%) Dell
7 4 (13.79%) AppSense
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.34%) Dell KACE
8 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
8 3 (10.34%) Polycom
9 2 (6.90%) Apple
9 2 (6.90%) BMC
9 2 (6.90%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) Remedy
9 2 (6.90%) Symantec
10 1 (3.45%) CA
10 1 (3.45%) Varonis
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