The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Swindon region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 41 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.72% 3.00% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 7.50% 30.00% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Average daily rate
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£268 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.04% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £490 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £525 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +57.53%
System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.64% 10.00% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 19
Average daily rate £290 £500 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.28 £15.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.29% -7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.03 £15.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.50 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
XenApp
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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 13 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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