Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 April 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 79 91
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 13 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% 1.18% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 5.46% 7.11% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +41.67%
10th Percentile £463 £413 £411
90th Percentile £538 £663 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £480 £425
% change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -

XenApp is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 238 225 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.89% 16.56% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 114 72
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -2.81% +11.11%
10th Percentile £199 £293 £265
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £383 £380 £388
% change year-on-year +0.66% -1.94% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.28 £14.50 £13.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% +8.33% -10.77%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.69 £11.10
90th Percentile £35.50 £18.00 £21.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.39
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -10.77%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Milton Keynes

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) MCP

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Architect
2 10 (76.92%) Technical Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
4 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Computacenter
5 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec