Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 28 July 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 165 169
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.72% 3.28% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £235 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% -47.78% +40.08%
10th Percentile £171 £158 £308
90th Percentile £354 £341 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +16.28% -1.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +8.70% -9.80% +48.91%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 404 580 625
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.54% 11.95% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 308 335
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £166 £160 £181
90th Percentile £550 £525 £504
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 67
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -24.53% +8.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.87 £30.90
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +9.68%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Berkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Berkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Berkshire over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Berkshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Berkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Slough +13 7 £300 +33.33%
Windsor - 1 £153 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £200 -
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (45.45%) Office 365
6 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
8 3 (27.27%) Canon
8 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (27.27%) VLAN
8 3 (27.27%) SCCM
8 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 3 (27.27%) Polycom
8 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) LAN
8 3 (27.27%) WAN

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) CCAA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) Canon
4 3 (27.27%) Forcepoint
4 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
4 3 (27.27%) Polycom
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) AppSense
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) F5