The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 56
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.80% 1.50% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 11.22% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
Median daily rate £375 £434 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.59% -0.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £298 £310
% change year-on-year +9.24% -4.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 94 98 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 18.76% 13.39% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 79 32
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -29.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) iSeries
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) AS400
4 2 (33.33%) Wyse
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
5 1 (16.67%) BYOD
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) CTI
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) BYOD
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Wyse
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Verint