Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 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
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 98 76
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 -11
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.65% 0.13% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 3.52% 0.83% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Essex median daily rate £215 - £425
10th Percentile £172 - £300
90th Percentile £437 - £450
East of England median daily rate £350 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 199 120 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.39% 15.00% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 69 94
Essex median daily rate £450 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +18.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £147 £130 £165
90th Percentile £600 £552 £450
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 58
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £17.25 £35.45 £32.81
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.92% +0.92% -7.04%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Essex

XenApp
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

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Essex over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Essex

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Colchester - 3 £195 -
Brentwood - 1 £450 -
XenApp
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MCSA
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (28.57%) NetScaler

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft