The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 30 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.27% 0.95% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 13.33% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £750 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +476.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.03 £26.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +12.63%
XenApp
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.29% 7.14% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 6
Average daily rate £425 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £149 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £750 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
4 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (50.00%) EdgeSight
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Wiki
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (50.00%) Wiki
2 2 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft