The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 27 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.20% 0.33% -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% +57.77%
XenApp
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.60% 7.97% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Average daily rate £215 £438 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 14
Average hourly rate £10.44 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £145.30 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 19 December 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 +12 2 - -
Loughborough - - - -
XenApp
East Midlands

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
5 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (10.00%) XenServer
8 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Technician
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Dell