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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
South West / Bristol
Rank 57 60 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.24% 1.24% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 12.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 10
Median daily rate £310 £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -38.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £224 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £390 £455
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 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +5.88%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 90 91 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 11.15% 10.22% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 49
Median daily rate £313 £325 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -18.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.38 £18.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.15 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £30.85 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Bristol

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) AppSense
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) Thin Client
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) Fat Client
3 14 (87.50%) XenDesktop
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (81.25%) VMware ESX
4 13 (81.25%) Wyse
4 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
4 13 (81.25%) Citrix
4 13 (81.25%) MS Office
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) Skype for Business
7 8 (50.00%) Office 365
7 8 (50.00%) BitLocker
7 8 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (50.00%) Symantec
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco
8 7 (43.75%) Dell
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
8 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing

XenApp
Top Related 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 9 (56.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Fat Client
1 14 (87.50%) Thin Client
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) XenDesktop
3 13 (81.25%) VMware ESX
4 8 (50.00%) BitLocker
4 8 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) AppSense
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) Wyse
4 8 (50.00%) Symantec
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) Dell
6 6 (37.50%) CA
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) Xerox
8 2 (12.50%) Polycom