The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 27 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.46% 0.39% -
As % of the System Software category 17.24% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.51%

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 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.29% 9.69% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 7
Median daily rate £350 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +13.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) SIEM
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
1 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire