The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 76 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.57% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 6.41% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +44.56%
System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 78 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.40% 8.88% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 32
Average daily rate £200 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £108 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 20
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.70 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenApp
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XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

XenApp
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) MetaFrame
6 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) Publishing
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) MSI
7 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (14.29%) AppSense
7 1 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) NAS

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 1 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) MetaFrame
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
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