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 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 60 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 11.48% 6.25% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £550 £295 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% +9.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £20.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.54% +3.12%
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
61 112 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.14% 10.49% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 65 45
Median daily rate £340 £364 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.46% +29.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £241 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £608 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -27.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Warrington +9 1 - -
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 (72.73%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
5 4 (36.36%) Application Discovery
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Local Government
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) AppSense
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (18.18%) MCITP

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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Application Discovery
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec