The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 100 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 6.32% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£215 £248 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +23.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.32% -23.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
178 95 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.51% 9.41% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 51 33
Average daily rate £325 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £125 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.20 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £54.40 £14.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Application Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wyse
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) CCEE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Server Building
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCEA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Wyse
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Posted: 25 days ago