The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 50 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.16% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 11.48% 10.94% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£301 £250 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.20% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £410 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +44.78%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.80% 10.56% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 20
Average daily rate £300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £218 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 7
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.11 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.60 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenApp
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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
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 23 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
8 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
8 4 (36.36%) LAN
8 4 (36.36%) WAN
9 3 (27.27%) DHCP
9 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 3 (27.27%) DNS
9 3 (27.27%) VoIP
9 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (27.27%) Symantec
9 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
10 2 (18.18%) Wireless
10 2 (18.18%) MCITP
10 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
10 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) 3G
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) IAG
5 1 (9.09%) UAG
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
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