The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 37 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.85% 0.98% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 11.54% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Average daily rate
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£340 £478 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +64.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £420 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £536 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -48.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.62% 8.47% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 29
Average daily rate £340 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 10
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £18.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 - £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) VCP4
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
3 5 (71.43%) FCoE
3 5 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (71.43%) NetScaler
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) vMotion
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) FCoE
1 5 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (71.43%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VBScript
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (71.43%) VCP4
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
1 5 (71.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort