The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 71 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.83% 1.85% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 6.76% 12.23% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 11
Median daily rate £349 £455 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.26% +29.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £533 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £298 £310
% change year-on-year +9.24% -4.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year -44.34% +33.72%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 148 188 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.29% 15.11% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 112 101
Median daily rate £400 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% +35.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.53 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Surrey

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Surrey

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Surrey

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Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -5 2 - -
Epsom -2 1 £363 -
Reigate - 1 £325 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £413 -
XenApp
South East

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

1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) iSeries
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
8 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (20.00%) Veritas
8 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Intel
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) DB2

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) CTI
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telephony Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) AS400
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) iSeries
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.67%) WFM
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCP
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) CCA
3 2 (13.33%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) MCTS
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.67%) vSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Xen
6 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) SCSM
3 1 (6.67%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Intel
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (20.00%) Wyse
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Verint