The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 30 March 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 43 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.98% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 2.00% 12.33% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £128 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +174.50% -20.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.82 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -23.22% -10.00%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 50 73 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 14.97% 16.08% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 25
Median daily rate £205 £145 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.37% -51.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.40% -21.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.41 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £28.56 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Gloucestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware