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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 69
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.51% 1.20% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 6.00% 10.26% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £321 £350
% change year-on-year +1.24% -8.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.08% +27.14%  

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 50 78 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 8.46% 11.69% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 34
Median daily rate £355 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £111 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year - +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 26 April 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware