The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 37 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.35% 0.48% 1.76%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 2.78% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £220 £165 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -6.25%
XenApp
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.62% 17.14% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 7
Median daily rate £305 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -50.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Chester

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) LAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) AppSense
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya