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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 43 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.11% 0.93% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 9.62% 12.50% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £299 £344
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.56 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-15.22% +48.49%
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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
52 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.50% 7.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 12
Average daily rate £400 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.38 £21.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.13% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) XenServer
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 2 (18.18%) AdminStudio
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (9.09%) Symantec
8 1 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) BMC
8 1 (9.09%) CCA

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 2 (18.18%) XenServer
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco