The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 84 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.88% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 5.74% 8.80% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £415 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
XenApp
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
122 125 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.65% 9.97% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 80
Average daily rate £350 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £13.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.80 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Epsom - 2 £350 -
Redhill - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Woking - - - - 2
Camberley - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
XenApp
South East

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (95.45%) Citrix
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) VMware
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
8 7 (31.82%) WAN
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) MS Office
10 5 (22.73%) SLA
10 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) SCCM
11 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
11 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 4 (18.18%) SAN
11 4 (18.18%) DHCP
11 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 4 (18.18%) ITIL
11 4 (18.18%) LAN
12 3 (13.64%) MS Project
12 3 (13.64%) C
12 3 (13.64%) SQL
12 3 (13.64%) MetaFrame

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Server Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
2 3 (13.64%) Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
4 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.64%) MetaFrame
5 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.55%) UAG
7 1 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Citrix
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 2 (9.09%) Tufin
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) Kaseya
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Intel
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) AppSense
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk