The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 84 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.51% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 5.73% 3.51% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £253 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.84% -30.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £228 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £160.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.50% +1291.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +57.77%
XenApp
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
192 228 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.46% 14.52% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 112 51
Average daily rate £375 £215 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £410 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 41
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.15 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +14 6 - -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
4 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) Migration
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) Wireless
8 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
8 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) Thin Client
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (14.29%) SCCM
12 2 (9.52%) Service Management
12 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
12 2 (9.52%) vSphere
12 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
12 2 (9.52%) HP
12 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
13 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) LAN
1 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
1 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 6 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCDST
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Mercator