The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 49 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 0.18% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 11.69% 2.08% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£205 - £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +77.41%
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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
77 48 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.03% 8.82% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 23
Average daily rate £300 £263 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.50 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.08% +3.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp.

1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (53.33%) vSphere
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) AppSense
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (20.00%) MCSE
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
10 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (13.33%) Line Management
10 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (13.33%) DHCP
10 2 (13.33%) DNS
10 2 (13.33%) SLA
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Service Management
1 2 (13.33%) Change Management
1 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCA
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCEA
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.67%) Xen
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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