The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 90 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.17% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 5.09% 8.84% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 7
Median daily rate £425 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £215 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £311 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+58.62% -9.37%
XenApp
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
216 215 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.66% 13.23% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 117 48
Median daily rate £360 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 18
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -42.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (80.00%) VMware
5 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) AppSense
7 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
7 9 (45.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) Migration
8 8 (40.00%) HP
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
9 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (30.00%) NetScaler
10 6 (30.00%) Wyse
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (30.00%) DNS
10 6 (30.00%) Cisco
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) DHCP
11 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (25.00%) WAN
11 5 (25.00%) LAN
11 5 (25.00%) MS Office
11 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 5 (25.00%) MS Excel

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) VLAN
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Expert
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Life Science
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) IT Governance
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) AppSense
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Wyse
6 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards