Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 May 2021 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 122 180
Rank change year-on-year +27 +58 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 18 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 0.70% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.76% 4.62% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 11
10th Percentile £313 " £98
25th Percentile £315 £300 £241
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £325 £345
Median % change year-on-year +38.46% -5.80% -3.50%
75th Percentile £520 £444 £379
90th Percentile £522 £500 £425
England median daily rate £440 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +17.33% -3.23% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.11 - -
England median hourly rate £43.31 £38.55 £20.33
% change year-on-year +12.35% +89.64% -9.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 346 390 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.48% 15.06% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 258 311
10th Percentile £130 £130 £163
25th Percentile £263 £228 £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £375 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
75th Percentile £525 £500 £516
90th Percentile £613 £575 £625
England median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 39
10th Percentile £11.90 £13.61 £10.65
25th Percentile £12.81 £16.88 £12.88
Median hourly rate £18.27 £20.00 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year -8.65% +29.03% -6.06%
75th Percentile £23.21 £39.31 £26.00
90th Percentile £30.75 £59.91 £66.81
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.95 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.99% +2.73% +4.04%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XenApp in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XenApp in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XenApp in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £315 -3.08% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £520 -
Hertfordshire +1 1 £340 +13.33%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (46.15%) Azure
4 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Social Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (38.46%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
5 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Azure
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.69%) AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CCA
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
3 3 (23.08%) Veeam
4 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Google