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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 128 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 4.26% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 14
Median daily rate £300 £280 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £162 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £489 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -6.25%
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
413 305 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.72% 9.74% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 160 198
Median daily rate £393 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £148 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £480 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 44
Median hourly rate £15.36 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.22% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £22.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 June 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 June 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 +9 5 £300 +7.14% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
Dorset -6 4 £133 +20.45% 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) XenDesktop
3 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
4 30 (69.77%) Windows 7
5 28 (65.12%) Citrix
6 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
6 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (58.14%) SCCM
7 22 (51.16%) Finance
8 21 (48.84%) VMware
8 21 (48.84%) MS Office
9 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (37.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (34.88%) VMware ESX
12 14 (32.56%) AppSense
12 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
13 13 (30.23%) Skype for Business
13 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
14 12 (27.91%) LAN
14 12 (27.91%) WAN
14 12 (27.91%) VPN
14 12 (27.91%) Cisco
14 12 (27.91%) Thin Client
14 12 (27.91%) Wyse
14 12 (27.91%) Fat Client
15 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
15 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (23.26%) DNS
16 10 (23.26%) ITIL

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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
1 13 (30.23%) Skype for Business
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) LAN
1 12 (27.91%) VPN
1 12 (27.91%) WAN
2 10 (23.26%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) Internet
5 4 (9.30%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.98%) Skype
7 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 3 (6.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Desktop Support
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Fat Client
1 12 (27.91%) Thin Client
2 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
3 7 (16.28%) Smartphone
4 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
5 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.65%) CMDB
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) iPad
6 2 (4.65%) iPhone
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Windows 7
3 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
7 8 (18.60%) Windows 8
8 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.65%) Android
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.63%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITSM
5 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Server Building
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.65%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) VBScript
3 2 (4.65%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) MCP
2 5 (11.63%) MCDST
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (76.74%) XenDesktop
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (34.88%) VMware ESX
6 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
7 6 (13.95%) BitLocker
7 6 (13.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (9.30%) UAG
9 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (58.14%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) EdgeSight
2 2 (4.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Citrix
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (48.84%) VMware
4 14 (32.56%) AppSense
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco
5 12 (27.91%) Wyse
6 7 (16.28%) Dell
6 7 (16.28%) Oracle
7 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
7 6 (13.95%) HP
7 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
8 4 (9.30%) Apple
8 4 (9.30%) BMC
8 4 (9.30%) CA
8 4 (9.30%) Canon
8 4 (9.30%) Polycom
8 4 (9.30%) Remedy
8 4 (9.30%) Sophos
9 2 (4.65%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.65%) Symantec
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