Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix XenApp
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 44
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +30
Contract jobs citing XenApp 22 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.23% 3.42% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 24.71% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 12
Bedfordshire median daily rate £130 £388 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.45% +21.57% +21.43%
10th Percentile £125 £363 £105
90th Percentile £423 £406 £450
East of England median daily rate £425 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +11.48% +1.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £32.03
East of England median hourly rate £16.63 - £31.56

XenApp is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 121 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.74% 13.84% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 48
Bedfordshire median daily rate £328 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +29.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £110
90th Percentile £488 £456 £450
East of England median daily rate £361 £345 £333
% change year-on-year +4.64% +3.76% +20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -62.86% +91.78%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.90 £18.40
90th Percentile £14.95 £40.50 £42.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Bedfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XenApp in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Bedfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Bedfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Bedfordshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -14 8 - -
Bedford +9 7 £130 -65.33%
XenApp
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Citrix
3 18 (81.82%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
5 14 (63.64%) VMware
6 11 (50.00%) Migration
6 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (50.00%) MCSE
6 11 (50.00%) MCSA
6 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (45.45%) vSphere
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) Google
8 7 (31.82%) Programme Governance
8 7 (31.82%) Remediation Plan
8 7 (31.82%) RSA SecurID
8 7 (31.82%) SCCM
8 7 (31.82%) VoIP
8 7 (31.82%) DHCP
8 7 (31.82%) VPN
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 7 (31.82%) CCA
8 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) G Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DHCP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
1 7 (31.82%) VoIP
1 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Applications Specialist
2 6 (27.27%) Migration Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support
5 3 (13.64%) PC Support
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Junior PC Support
7 1 (4.55%) PC Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Application Packaging
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Programme Governance
2 7 (31.82%) Remediation Plan
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 4 (18.18%) CMMI
4 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSA
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCA
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (18.18%) VCAP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (13.64%) MCP
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Google
5 7 (31.82%) McAfee
6 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) CommVault
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle