The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 54
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 2.50% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category - 11.76% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £310
% change year-on-year +7.50% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.70 £28.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -41.93% +30.68%  

XenApp is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 54 102 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 12.65% 21.25% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 38
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 53 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing XenApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Essex

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

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) SCCM
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
7 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) VBScript

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft