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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 134 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.87% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 4.30% 7.69% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
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£280 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £271 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £315 £328
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +97.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.28 £20.00 £30.28
% change year-on-year
-3.58% -33.94%
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
302 325 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.77% 11.27% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 189 121
Average daily rate £325 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 28
Average hourly rate £19.03 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £37.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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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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
Dorset -3 5 £150 -70.00% 2
Bristol 0 3 £280 -12.50%
Somerset +8 2 £503 +81.90%
Devon -5 2 £175 -37.50% 1
Wiltshire -2 1 £350 +7.69%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (96.97%) Citrix
2 31 (93.94%) Windows
3 27 (81.82%) VMware
4 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
5 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (51.52%) XenDesktop
7 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
8 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) Symantec
10 10 (30.30%) Cisco
11 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 9 (27.27%) VMware ESX
11 9 (27.27%) vSphere
12 8 (24.24%) Firewall
12 8 (24.24%) DNS
12 8 (24.24%) Linux
12 8 (24.24%) MS Office
13 7 (21.21%) .NET
13 7 (21.21%) VPN
13 7 (21.21%) Wyse
13 7 (21.21%) Lync
13 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
13 7 (21.21%) Veeam
14 6 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (18.18%) Migration
14 6 (18.18%) SCCM
14 6 (18.18%) SQL
14 6 (18.18%) Windows XP

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Lync
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) VPN
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) WLAN
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 5 (15.15%) UNIX
7 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
9 1 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) MODAF
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCEA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (51.52%) XenDesktop
4 9 (27.27%) vSphere
4 9 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.09%) BitLocker
7 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.06%) Xen
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
8 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
1 6 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Citrix
2 27 (81.82%) VMware
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) Symantec
5 7 (21.21%) Wyse
5 7 (21.21%) Veeam
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle
6 5 (15.15%) AppSense
7 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
7 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) CA
9 2 (6.06%) CommVault
9 2 (6.06%) Hitachi
9 2 (6.06%) Zerto
10 1 (3.03%) Genesys
10 1 (3.03%) Intel
10 1 (3.03%) IBM
10 1 (3.03%) McAfee
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