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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 77 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 22 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 15.17% 5.15% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.18% -12.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.98%
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
145 136 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.79% 9.76% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 19
Average daily rate £350 £290 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.59 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £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
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Stalybridge - 1 - - 1
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (51.61%) VMware
5 16 (51.61%) WAN
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (45.16%) Migration
8 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) SAN
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
10 11 (35.48%) AppSense
10 11 (35.48%) EMC
10 11 (35.48%) Solaris
10 11 (35.48%) UNIX
11 9 (29.03%) IIS
11 9 (29.03%) LAN
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (29.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 8 (25.81%) QA
12 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
12 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
12 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
12 8 (25.81%) MetaFrame
12 8 (25.81%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (25.81%) Cisco
12 8 (25.81%) Terminal Services

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (29.03%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 13 (41.94%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
4 8 (25.81%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (22.58%) DMZ
5 7 (22.58%) Internet
5 7 (22.58%) MPLS
5 7 (22.58%) OSPF
5 7 (22.58%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
5 7 (22.58%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) Wireless
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (22.58%) NAS
5 7 (22.58%) VPLS
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
7 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (6.45%) Law
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
1 7 (22.58%) Replication
1 7 (22.58%) Celerra
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) BYOD
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (35.48%) Solaris
5 11 (35.48%) UNIX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
3 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Load Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
3 7 (22.58%) CCEE
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CCEA
5 4 (12.90%) CCIE
5 4 (12.90%) MCITP
5 4 (12.90%) CCAA
5 4 (12.90%) CCIA
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
4 9 (29.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
5 8 (25.81%) MetaFrame
5 8 (25.81%) Terminal Services
6 7 (22.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (9.68%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.23%) XenServer
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (51.61%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) AppSense
4 11 (35.48%) EMC
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
6 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
6 7 (22.58%) Nortel
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
7 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.68%) Wyse
8 3 (9.68%) Avaya
9 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 1 (3.23%) Veeam
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) Sophos
9 1 (3.23%) Apple
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
Stalybridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £17.81 - £21.82 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago