Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 97 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.70% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 4.20% 6.67% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 15
Bristol median daily rate £350 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £247 £291 £213
90th Percentile £428 £413 £407
South West median daily rate £325 £316 £288
% change year-on-year +2.77% +10.00% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £40.00
South West median hourly rate £16.00 - £8.75

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 238 180 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.98% 10.51% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 123 142
Bristol median daily rate £395 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -2.78% +22.03%
10th Percentile £213 £175 £151
90th Percentile £525 £538 £549
South West median daily rate £393 £355 £360
% change year-on-year +10.56% -1.39% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 14
Bristol median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +15.09% -14.52%
10th Percentile £11.64 £12.13 £11.48
90th Percentile £145.35 £34.00 £38.30
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £15.78 £15.75
% change year-on-year +20.44% +0.16% -10.00%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
4 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) Windows
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (40.00%) Office 365
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) DNS
8 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
8 3 (30.00%) Wireless
8 3 (30.00%) Wyse
8 3 (30.00%) Skype
8 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
9 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
9 2 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop

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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Skype
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) XenServer
7 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Wyse
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Ivanti
6 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) Samsung
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec