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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 97 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 6 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.66% 1.39%
As % of the System Software category 5.61% 5.56% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 19
Average daily rate
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£443 £298 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.73% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £276 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £320 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.16% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -35.01%
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
107 180 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.66% 11.82% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 86 88
Average daily rate £325 £335 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £72
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 29
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.32 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £23.00 £21.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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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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
Leicestershire -6 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -12 2 £500 +68.06%
Derbyshire -1 1 £385 - 2
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Sophos
5 3 (30.00%) Meraki
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) XenServer
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) DameWare
7 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (10.00%) Brocade

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (20.00%) XenServer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) MetaFrame
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 3 (30.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp