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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 127 140 121
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.41% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 3.42% 3.83% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Median daily rate £325 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £321 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £490 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £12.25 £43.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.83% +89.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £43.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £43.50 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £31.56 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-61.17% +37.19%
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
380 339 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.72% 10.57% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 187 178
Median daily rate £330 £339 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +21.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.10 £43.40 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +12 5 £325 - 4
Gloucestershire +8 5 - -
Wiltshire -1 3 £350 +8.94%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Citrix
3 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
7 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (46.43%) MS Office
8 13 (46.43%) VMware
9 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
9 11 (39.29%) SCCM
9 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (35.71%) NetScaler
10 10 (35.71%) DNS
11 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (28.57%) Wyse
12 8 (28.57%) Thin Client
12 8 (28.57%) Cisco
12 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
12 8 (28.57%) Fat Client
13 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (25.00%) AppSense
13 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (25.00%) DHCP
13 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
14 6 (21.43%) Internet
14 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
14 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared

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 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
1 10 (35.71%) NetScaler
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) Internet
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) SNMP
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 8 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) CESG
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
3 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Presales
5 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) CCA
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (17.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (14.29%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Citrix
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Wyse
5 7 (25.00%) AppSense
6 5 (17.86%) Dell
7 4 (14.29%) Symantec
8 3 (10.71%) CA
8 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.71%) Dell KACE
8 3 (10.71%) Polycom
9 2 (7.14%) IBM
9 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 1 (3.57%) Apple
10 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
10 1 (3.57%) Varonis
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