The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 40 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.89% 1.36% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 7.84% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate
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£246 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.27% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £340 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £530 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £280 £326
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -13.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +57.77%
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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 Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.36% 6.10% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 23
Average daily rate £375 £313 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £130 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.69 - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

XenApp
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) AdminStudio
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Dell

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Dell