The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 34 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.41% 3.26% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 3.33% 17.95% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£165 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £44.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.82 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -6.97%
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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
30 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.45% 18.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 6
Average daily rate £438 £310 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.12% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
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