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 26 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 61 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.48% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 5.06% 5.61% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £290 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £298 £310
% change year-on-year +9.24% -4.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year -44.34% +33.72%  

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 79 107 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.43% 12.74% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 42
Median daily rate £383 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% +14.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £34.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +177.55% -18.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Wyse
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (71.43%) AppSense
4 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (71.43%) XenDesktop
4 10 (71.43%) SCCM
4 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
4 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) Dell
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) Skype for Business
5 7 (50.00%) Office 365
5 7 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) BitLocker
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec

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 7 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
1 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (71.43%) XenDesktop
4 7 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (35.71%) BitLocker
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) AppSense
3 10 (71.43%) Wyse
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) Xerox
7 3 (21.43%) CA
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Veeam
8 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 2 (14.29%) Polycom