The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Taunton 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 33 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.91% 7.69% 3.85%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 80.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£276 - £314
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +57.30%
System Software Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.01% 9.62% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Average daily rate £338 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
XenApp
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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