The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 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.

Citrix XenApp
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 54
Contract jobs citing XenApp 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.41% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category - 9.09% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.59%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £370
% change year-on-year - -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.82 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -23.22% -10.00%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22 44 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 8.49% 15.55% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 17
Median daily rate £375 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £147 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £31.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £12.60 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Southampton

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Personalization
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Personalization
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec