The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 91 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 6 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 1.00% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 3.41% 8.44% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Average daily rate £275 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £206 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £355 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.29% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.60%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
176 154 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.97% 11.90% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 58
Average daily rate £245 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 28
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.16 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.66 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £31.20 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenApp
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 £275 - 3
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (18.18%) Lync
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (9.09%) PABX
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Site Server
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) PABX
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Altiris
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