The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 28 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 Leicestershire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.65% 0.40% -
As % of the System Software category 31.43% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £135 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.56 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +57.30%
System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.63% 8.76% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Average daily rate £300 £245 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -26.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £269 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £9.80 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.90 £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenApp
East Midlands

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Leicester +1 10 £300 +122.22%
XenApp
East Midlands

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
7 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Lync
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) XenServer
9 3 (18.75%) SCCM
9 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
9 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) MS Office
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) ITSM
10 2 (12.50%) Remedy
10 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) PABX
3 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
1 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 3 (18.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco