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 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 91 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.38% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 4.23% 3.26% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £243 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £275 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.88 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.25% +46.71%
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
189 184 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.79% 11.79% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 64 29
Average daily rate £335 £245 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -13.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £70 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 52
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £10.50 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £72.50 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Nottinghamshire - 5 £325 -
Leicestershire 0 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
Derbyshire - 1 - - 4
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) XenServer
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
6 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (7.14%) Xen
8 1 (7.14%) WSUS
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
8 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
8 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
8 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) XenServer
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Xen
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
1 1 (7.14%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (7.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco