The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.58% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 5.56% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Median daily rate £488 £293 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -26.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £267 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £319 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £370
% change year-on-year - -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.78%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 72 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 11.69% 10.48% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 41
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 15
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.75 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.39% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.98 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £23.10 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage 0 2 £525 +101.92% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 - 1
XenApp
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Apple

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
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