Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 103 123
Rank change year-on-year -25 +20 -7
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.28% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 2.16% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £462 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.99% +31.98% +7.69%
10th Percentile £273 £379 £245
90th Percentile £488 £514 £410
South East median daily rate £365 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +12.31% +1.56% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50

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 328 232 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.87% 13.16% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 120 113
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £130 £200 £213
90th Percentile £494 £538 £481
South East median daily rate £392 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.53% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 29
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £11.55 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £59.13 £16.10 £30.00
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +16.67%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 -19 9 £425 -7.99% 2
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) AppSense
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) NetApp
5 4 (44.44%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (33.33%) Skype
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
7 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
7 2 (22.22%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience
7 2 (22.22%) EdgeSight

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 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Server Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VBScript
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) GSAE
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) EdgeSight
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) MOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) AppSense
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Altiris
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Computacenter
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Genesys
6 1 (11.11%) HP