The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 44 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.45% 1.76% 4.44%
As % of the System Software category 3.92% 15.69% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 14
Median daily rate £400 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £578 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.31% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -28.25%
XenApp
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 51 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.56% 11.21% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 55
Median daily rate £375 £270 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £321 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Median hourly rate £22.08 £12.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.13% -58.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £15.75 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Lancashire region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Lancashire region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lytham St Annes - 2 £400 -
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 10 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) XenServer
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) AppSense
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) SMS
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Compaq
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (40.00%) Brightmail

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SMS
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Support
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Expert
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) XenServer
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Brightmail
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) AppSense
4 4 (40.00%) Compaq
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) IronPort
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) ThinPrint
5 2 (20.00%) Wyse