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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 93 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 3.66% 5.03% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate £350 £313 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +28.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.91 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -20.37%
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
164 199 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.25% 11.19% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 84 68
Average daily rate £313 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £126 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 50
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.63 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £325 - 1
Derbyshire +5 2 £350 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) EdgeSight
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) NetApp
7 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) VCDX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) EdgeSight
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp