The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 83 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 2.14% 1.62%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 23.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Median daily rate £223 £663 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.41% +145.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £748 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £19.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -0.92%
XenApp
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
140 91 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.63% 9.28% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 38
Median daily rate £425 £420 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +57.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £720 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.20 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester 0 3 £220 +33.33%
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Local Government
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 3 (37.50%) AppSense
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (25.00%) MCITP
7 2 (25.00%) PKI
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (25.00%) Data Centre

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco