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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 89 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.51% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 5.73% 5.68% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £238 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £234 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £400 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £31.56 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-61.17% +37.19%
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
192 176 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.67% 8.97% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 85 60
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 34
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £17.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (45.00%) VLAN
7 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) NetApp
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 5 (25.00%) AppSense
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
10 5 (25.00%) ProxySG
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
11 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
11 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (20.00%) Fat Client

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%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (45.00%) VLAN
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.00%) Local Government
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Expert
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Application Discovery
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 5 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) AppSense
5 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.00%) Wyse
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards