The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 64 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing XenApp 25 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 16.34% 5.88% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £312 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.41 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.82 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -6.97%
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
153 102 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.09% 8.23% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 48 20
Average daily rate £320 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.26 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.93 £22.20 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Bolton -8 1 £1,000 -
Oldham - 1 - -
Stalybridge - 1 - -
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) Windows
3 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
4 21 (60.00%) VMware
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (45.71%) WAN
7 15 (42.86%) SAN
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (34.29%) Migration
10 11 (31.43%) EMC
10 11 (31.43%) Solaris
10 11 (31.43%) UNIX
10 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
11 10 (28.57%) AppSense
12 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
12 9 (25.71%) LAN
12 9 (25.71%) Cisco
12 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (22.86%) MetaFrame
13 8 (22.86%) VPN
13 8 (22.86%) ITIL
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.86%) IIS
13 8 (22.86%) MCSE
13 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
13 8 (22.86%) iSCSI

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) TPMS
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) WAN
2 15 (42.86%) SAN
3 9 (25.71%) LAN
4 8 (22.86%) VPN
4 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
5 7 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (20.00%) NAS
5 7 (20.00%) VPLS
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) Wireless
5 7 (20.00%) DMZ
5 7 (20.00%) Internet
5 7 (20.00%) MPLS
5 7 (20.00%) OSPF
5 7 (20.00%) BGP
5 7 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (8.57%) DNS
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Server Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Celerra
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Life Science
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Solaris
5 11 (31.43%) UNIX
6 2 (5.71%) Windows NT
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (17.14%) CCEE
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.43%) CCA
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (11.43%) CCIE
6 4 (11.43%) MCITP
6 4 (11.43%) CCAA
7 2 (5.71%) CCEA
7 2 (5.71%) MCSA
7 2 (5.71%) MCP
7 2 (5.71%) CCIA
8 1 (2.86%) MCTS
8 1 (2.86%) Degree
8 1 (2.86%) CCENT
8 1 (2.86%) CCNP
8 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
5 8 (22.86%) MetaFrame
5 8 (22.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
8 2 (5.71%) XenServer
9 1 (2.86%) vSphere
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) EMC
5 10 (28.57%) AppSense
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco
7 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle
7 7 (20.00%) Nortel
7 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (14.29%) NetApp
9 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.57%) Avaya
11 2 (5.71%) Wyse
11 2 (5.71%) Veeam
12 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
12 1 (2.86%) Brocade
12 1 (2.86%) IBM
12 1 (2.86%) HP
12 1 (2.86%) Dell
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