The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 62 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 10.20% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £19.82 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +2.27%
XenApp
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.13% 6.09% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 17
Median daily rate £338 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 13
Median hourly rate £19.25 £19.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.00 £16.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Birmingham region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Intune
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (25.00%) XenServer
6 3 (25.00%) WSUS
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Publishing
7 2 (16.67%) InstallShield
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) XenServer
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Intune
3 3 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (8.33%) AppDNA
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP