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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 81 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.32% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 7.92% 17.02% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +31.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £419 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +49.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £25.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £25.00 £20.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £20.07
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +49.47%
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
101 94 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.42% 7.74% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 33
Average daily rate £275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.08 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.65% -22.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £26.00 £26.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (17.65%) AppSense
7 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
7 3 (17.65%) SCCM
8 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
8 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
8 2 (11.76%) MCITP
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SMS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
2 1 (5.88%) InstallShield
2 1 (5.88%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Packager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) ZENworks
2 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) SCSM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) AppSense
6 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) Wyse
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Novell
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Altiris
7 1 (5.88%) Kofax
7 1 (5.88%) McAfee
7 1 (5.88%) Veeam
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