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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 8 August 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 191 150 124
Rank change year-on-year -41 -26 +67
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 15 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.089% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 3.04% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 11
10th Percentile £380 £363 -
25th Percentile £388 £506 £255
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £513 £383
Median % change year-on-year -21.95% +33.99% -23.50%
75th Percentile £494 £564 £481
90th Percentile £550 £583 £588
Central London median daily rate £375 £513 £379
% change year-on-year -26.83% +35.31% -24.25%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 591 493 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.12% 14.30% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 354 277
10th Percentile £250 £370 £255
25th Percentile £450 £450 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £533 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.29% +6.50% -2.91%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £595
90th Percentile £768 £713 £650
Central London median daily rate £540 £543 £500
% change year-on-year -0.46% +8.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
10th Percentile £17.10 - -
25th Percentile £20.25 - £12.42
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £13.08
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +75.91% -37.74%
75th Percentile £27.75 - £14.12
90th Percentile £67.13 - £28.60
Central London median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £13.44
% change year-on-year +13.75% +48.81% -36.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XenApp in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for XenApp in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XenApp in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for XenApp in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XenApp in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for XenApp in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Server Building
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (25.00%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (25.00%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee