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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 24 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.65% 0.063% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 14.20% 0.62% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 5
Median daily rate £353 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.36%

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
169 161 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.64% 10.17% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 92
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £420 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire +13 19 £365 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £204 -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
3 18 (62.07%) AppSense
4 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
4 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
5 12 (41.38%) Application Packaging
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) SAN
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
11 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.24%) HP
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
12 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (13.79%) vSphere
13 3 (10.34%) Firewall
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (10.34%) C
13 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (6.90%) Sophos
14 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (6.90%) Apple

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Citrix Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Change Control
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) AppSense
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) Brocade
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
5 2 (6.90%) Meraki
5 2 (6.90%) Sophos
5 2 (6.90%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Novell
6 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard