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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.11% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 6.06% 1.29% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £300 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £450 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.03 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.28%

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
132 155 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.81% 8.63% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 78 47
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.89 £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +3.12%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (94.44%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) NetApp
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
7 8 (44.44%) ProxySG
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) VLAN
10 4 (22.22%) AppSense
10 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
10 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (22.22%) vSphere
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 4 (22.22%) SQL
10 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
11 3 (16.67%) Application Discovery
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VLAN
3 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Expert
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Application Discovery
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) ProxySG
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (94.44%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 8 (44.44%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) AppSense
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Wyse
7 2 (11.11%) CommVault
7 2 (11.11%) IBM
8 1 (5.56%) HP
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