Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 160 153
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 17 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 4.18% 2.57% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 13
Berkshire median daily rate £490 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.51% +8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £290 £375 £271
90th Percentile £570 £598 £470
South East median daily rate £390 £400 £419
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.48% +24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.46 £20.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year +5.96% -66.25% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 407 506 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.10% 12.23% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 271 295
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% +1.19%
10th Percentile £146 £215 £210
90th Percentile £600 £590 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 23
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +26.10% -42.33%
10th Percentile £13.98 £11.24 £10.40
90th Percentile £82.50 £50.15 £22.41
South East median hourly rate £16.25 £15.86 £16.16
% change year-on-year +2.46% -1.86% +7.73%

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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 2020. 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
Newbury - 5 £419 -
Reading -3 4 £480 +20.00%
Bracknell - 2 £160 - 1
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
3 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
5 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
5 13 (76.47%) Windows
6 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
7 11 (64.71%) XenDesktop
7 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
7 11 (64.71%) PKI
7 11 (64.71%) ITSM
8 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (58.82%) VMS
8 10 (58.82%) DHCP
8 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
8 10 (58.82%) DNS
8 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (58.82%) Network Virtualisation
8 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
8 10 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (58.82%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (52.94%) 802.1X
9 9 (52.94%) Break/Fix
9 9 (52.94%) Proactive Maintenance
9 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (52.94%) Dell
9 9 (52.94%) Service Management

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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) Skype
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) ADSL
5 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) ISDN
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 2 (11.76%) PSTN
5 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Public Sector
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
3 10 (58.82%) VMS
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) ITSM
3 10 (58.82%) Network Virtualisation
4 9 (52.94%) Break/Fix
4 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Management
4 9 (52.94%) Proactive Maintenance
4 9 (52.94%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) APMP
4 2 (11.76%) CCIP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) XenDesktop
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (58.82%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) vCloud
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCOM
2 4 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Dell
5 6 (35.29%) EMC
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) CA
7 4 (23.53%) Clearswift
7 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 3 (17.65%) IronPort
8 3 (17.65%) NetApp
9 1 (5.88%) Equitrac