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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.32% 0.64% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 10.67% 4.71% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £320 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £320 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.90%

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
75 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.34% 13.54% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 29
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £140 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.96 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.61 £42.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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
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 18 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Office 365
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (38.46%) Veeam
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (15.38%) SCCM

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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) ICT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos