Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 October 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 101 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 18 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% 0.58% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 6.32% 5.61% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 16
Bristol median daily rate £390 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.80% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £292 £291 £237
90th Percentile £438 £428 £381
South West median daily rate £335 £316 £300
% change year-on-year +5.93% +5.42% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £40.00
South West median hourly rate - - £12.38

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 285 196 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.64% 10.32% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 138 142
Bristol median daily rate £383 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% +7.69% +10.17%
10th Percentile £171 £156 £128
90th Percentile £514 £541 £556
South West median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 21
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £32.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.54% +145.28% -17.19%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £173.45 £46.15 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £18.85 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% -19.23%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Bristol

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Bristol

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) XenDesktop
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (66.67%) NetScaler
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (55.56%) SCCM
7 8 (44.44%) Skype for Business
7 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 8 (44.44%) Thin Client
7 8 (44.44%) Wyse
7 8 (44.44%) Fat Client
7 8 (44.44%) Skype
7 8 (44.44%) Office 365
8 7 (38.89%) Application Virtualisation
8 7 (38.89%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (38.89%) CA
8 7 (38.89%) Ivanti
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 8 (44.44%) Skype
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 8 (44.44%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Antivirus Management
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCA
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) XenDesktop
3 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (38.89%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) vSphere
7 2 (11.11%) XenServer
8 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 2 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Wyse
5 7 (38.89%) CA
5 7 (38.89%) Ivanti
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec