The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 1.82% 4.26%
As % of the System Software category - 4.76% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £313 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
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 Taunton region.

System Software Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.41% 38.18% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Average daily rate £400 £268 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £168 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £398 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -0.99%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

XenApp
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware