Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 91 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -31
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.078% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 4.91% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Reading median daily rate £450 £235 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.49% -41.25% +33.33%
Berkshire median daily rate £310 £354 £350
% change year-on-year -12.37% +1.07% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £88.75
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £88.75

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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 204 163 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.88% 10.98% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 81 111
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £158 £175
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 58
Reading median hourly rate £14.75 £43.28 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.92% +100.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.88 £13.50
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -17.14% -18.79% +24.67%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Reading

XenApp
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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Disk Encryption

XenApp
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware