Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 17 July 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 26 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +31 -19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 43 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 15.47% 6.50% 4.33%
As % of the System Software category 31.85% 23.53% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 20
Renfrewshire median daily rate £275 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% +3.03% -17.50%
10th Percentile £205 £313 £306
90th Percentile £421 £438 £434
Scotland median daily rate £275 £318 £341
% change year-on-year -13.39% -6.96% -14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £41.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 135 34 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 48.56% 27.64% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 31 153
Renfrewshire median daily rate £275 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +23.08% -6.61%
10th Percentile £220 £313 £260
90th Percentile £414 £445 £444
Scotland median daily rate £338 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 20
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £36.75
Scotland median hourly rate £15.93 £20.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -23.23% -44.67% +120.59%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Renfrewshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Renfrewshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Renfrewshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Erskine +2 43 £275 -26.67%
XenApp
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 43 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
3 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
3 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
4 34 (79.07%) Windows
4 34 (79.07%) VMware
5 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
5 31 (72.09%) Ivanti
6 30 (69.77%) Windows Server
6 30 (69.77%) DHCP
6 30 (69.77%) DNS
7 28 (65.12%) XenServer
7 28 (65.12%) XenDesktop
8 26 (60.47%) PowerShell
9 25 (58.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 24 (55.81%) SCCM
10 24 (55.81%) Software Delivery
10 24 (55.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (46.51%) ThinPrint
13 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
14 16 (37.21%) SQL
15 14 (32.56%) Windows 10
15 14 (32.56%) BPSS Clearance
15 14 (32.56%) Windows 8
16 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (30.23%) Fat Client
16 13 (30.23%) Thin Client
16 13 (30.23%) 3G

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 9 (20.93%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) DHCP
1 30 (69.77%) DNS
2 13 (30.23%) 3G
2 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (20.93%) NetScaler
4 7 (16.28%) VSAN
5 6 (13.95%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (11.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Citrix Engineer
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Design Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.98%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix Support
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Fat Client
1 13 (30.23%) Thin Client
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Windows Server
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
5 14 (32.56%) Windows 10
5 14 (32.56%) Windows 8
6 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Software Delivery
2 11 (25.58%) Software Distribution
3 9 (20.93%) Analytics
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Personalization
5 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) PowerShell
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
3 11 (25.58%) VB
3 11 (25.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
1 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (25.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (25.58%) Degree
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
2 28 (65.12%) XenDesktop
2 28 (65.12%) XenServer
3 25 (58.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (16.28%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (55.81%) SCCM
1 24 (55.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (20.93%) PowerCLI
3 7 (16.28%) vRealize
4 6 (13.95%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) VMware
4 31 (72.09%) Ivanti
5 20 (46.51%) ThinPrint
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp