The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 75 72
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.59% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category - 3.43% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 175 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 7.77% 17.34% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 107 79
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 14
Median hourly rate £52.50 £55.55 £16.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +236.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £55.65
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Reading

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Reading

XenApp
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix