Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 163 159
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 -12
Contract jobs citing XenApp 23 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.79% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 3.92% 5.62% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 17
East of England median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £172 £148 £185
90th Percentile £500 £503 £443
England median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 - £33.25
10th Percentile £14.00 - £23.18
90th Percentile £19.00 - £42.73
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.34 £27.00
% change year-on-year +0.74% -17.28% +20.00%

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 587 623 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.22% 14.02% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 309 352
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +12.90%
10th Percentile £141 £130 £128
90th Percentile £558 £564 £549
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 61 128
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.40 £14.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £39.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.59% -1.56%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in the East of England

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor 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 21 June 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
Essex +13 8 £325 +8.33% 6
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £359 -26.22% 4
Hertfordshire -6 5 £500 +5.26% 2
Norfolk - 2 £385 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) DHCP
7 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
8 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (21.74%) SCCM
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) High Availability
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7

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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) Skype
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.70%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Derivative
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) CESG
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.35%) Android
8 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
1 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Disk Encryption
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.35%) Demand Management
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Due Diligence
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCSA
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (17.39%) BitLocker
4 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
5 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (13.04%) XenServer
6 2 (8.70%) VMware NSX
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
4 2 (8.70%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
5 3 (13.04%) Acronis
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Kaspersky
5 3 (13.04%) McAfee
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Sophos
5 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Altiris
7 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp