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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
North West / Cheshire
Rank 46 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.42% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 5.06% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £290 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.03 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.11%

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
48 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.60% 8.37% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 29
Median daily rate £300 £310 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £227 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 1 - - 2
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DNA

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
1 3 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense