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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 40 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.13% 0.98% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 9.80% 14.29% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£294 £500 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +45.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £460 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £540 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.86% +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 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.56% 6.84% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 16
Average daily rate £375 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Average hourly rate £23.75 £21.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +59.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £14.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 November 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (20.00%) XenServer
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (10.00%) AppSense
7 1 (10.00%) CCEE
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCEE
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (20.00%) XenServer
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco