The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
South East / Kent
Rank - 47 39
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 1.74% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category - 10.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Median daily rate - £313 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +150.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £370
% change year-on-year - -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.38% +9.09%  

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 Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 33 75 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 11.70% 16.27% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 59 33
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £290 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £599 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.15% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Kent

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (85.71%) BitLocker
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CA
2 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Wyse
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) VPN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Server Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Floorwalker
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
1 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) BitLocker
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) CA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Wyse
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco