Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 November 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.40% 0.95% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 6.35% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +50.00% -5.17%
South East median daily rate £370 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +13.85% +1.56% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 233 189 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.73% 14.98% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 113 152
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £170 £179 £143
90th Percentile £538 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £16.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +3.58% -6.29%
South East median hourly rate £16.71 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.37% -14.29% +14.75%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Oxfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Oxfordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Oxfordshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +1 4 £300 -29.41%
Thame - 1 £310 -
XenApp
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CommVault
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle