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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 117 111
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.10% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 2.59% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Median daily rate £276 £294 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.95% -34.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £254 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £19.82
% change year-on-year -28.08% +12.28%  

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 181 309 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 9.39% 12.36% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 184 182
Median daily rate £350 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £363 £344
% change year-on-year +2.41% +5.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 30
Median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £32.50 £22.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 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 3 months to 28 April 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

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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 3 months to 28 April 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
Windsor - 1 £153 -
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) F5
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) Android
7 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop

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 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) iTunes
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security