Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 100 89
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11 +31
Contract jobs citing XenApp 18 12 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.58% 1.60%
As % of the System Software category 6.06% 7.02% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -
10th Percentile £168 £309 £322
90th Percentile £488 £438 £475
Scotland median daily rate £275 £323 £341
% change year-on-year -14.73% -5.49% -14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 297 171 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.26% 8.21% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 98 127
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £120 £127 £200
90th Percentile £600 £550 £488
Scotland median daily rate £330 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14% +8.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% -57.44% +30.00%
10th Percentile £15.78 £18.78 £46.38
90th Percentile £39.38 £23.33 £52.13
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £20.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -23.57% -44.67% +127.27%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Edinburgh

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Edinburgh

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) XenDesktop
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) SCCM
6 9 (50.00%) Office 365
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) DHCP
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) Clustering
8 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
8 5 (27.78%) Skype
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (22.22%) Ansible
9 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
9 4 (22.22%) Puppet
9 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (22.22%) Asset Management

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) Skype
3 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) XenDesktop
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (22.22%) Puppet
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (5.56%) AppDNA
5 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Charles River
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Varonis