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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 37 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.36% 1.31% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 16.67% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £218 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.38% +9.09%  

XenApp is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14 24 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 5.05% 7.87% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 16
Median daily rate £288 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £139 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £476 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing XenApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 1 - -
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
6 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (33.33%) AppSense
7 3 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (22.22%) Migration
8 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (22.22%) MPLS
8 2 (22.22%) Remedy
8 2 (22.22%) NetApp
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification

XenApp
Top Related 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Akamai
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) CloudFront
3 1 (11.11%) G Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCEA
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VCAP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) XenServer
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) AppDNA
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) AppSense
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec