Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 July 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 86 96
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 0.77% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 7.89% 6.90% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -23.81% -16.45%
10th Percentile £259 £157 £318
90th Percentile £288 £300 £464
Scotland median daily rate £318 £341 £400
% change year-on-year -6.96% -14.69% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £41.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - +118.67% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 114 145 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 8.87% 11.09% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 70 67
Glasgow median daily rate £355 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.34% -9.23% -
10th Percentile £151 £105 £160
90th Percentile £448 £450 £430
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £322
% change year-on-year +10.29% +5.63% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 - £16.00
10th Percentile £12.70 - £12.00
90th Percentile £24.90 - £90.25
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £38.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -50.65% +126.47% -4.23%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Glasgow

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Glasgow

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

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 4 (44.44%) CommVault
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Legal

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Packager
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) CommVault
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) VMware