Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 April 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 103 104
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 0.89% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 4.58% 6.27% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £458 £413 £245
90th Percentile £538 £663 £445
South East median daily rate £424 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +13.07% +15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.01 - £27.75

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 306 271 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.19% 14.11% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 132 85
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% -2.58% +10.71%
10th Percentile £148 £239 £219
90th Percentile £527 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £403 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +3.54% +3.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.00% -9.18%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.76 £10.75
90th Percentile £24.20 £18.00 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Buckinghamshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Milton Keynes -18 13 £500 - 6
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) NetApp
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) MCSE
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 5 (35.71%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) MCP

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
2 10 (71.43%) Technical Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCP
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) NetApp
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Computacenter
6 2 (14.29%) Ivanti
6 2 (14.29%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com