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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 97 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.92% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 4.52% 11.54% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
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£310 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £333 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £24.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.73% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.32% -23.33%
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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
199 104 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.75% 7.94% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 51 44
Average daily rate £313 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £404 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 27
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (94.12%) Windows
3 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (55.88%) VMware
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (44.12%) SCCM
7 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
9 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (32.35%) XenDesktop
11 10 (29.41%) AppSense
12 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (26.47%) LAN
12 9 (26.47%) WAN
13 8 (23.53%) VPN
13 8 (23.53%) MCSE
13 8 (23.53%) MetaFrame
13 8 (23.53%) QA
13 8 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (20.59%) SAN
14 7 (20.59%) ITIL
15 6 (17.65%) CCEE
15 6 (17.65%) Office 365
16 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (14.71%) Microsoft

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) TPMS
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) LAN
1 9 (26.47%) WAN
2 8 (23.53%) VPN
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.94%) OpenScape
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Citrix Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Server Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Network Support
8 1 (2.94%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Server Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
1 2 (5.88%) DTV
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Handset
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris
6 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Server Building
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (17.65%) CCEE
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.76%) CCAA
6 4 (11.76%) MCITP
6 4 (11.76%) CCA
6 4 (11.76%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (5.88%) MCP
7 2 (5.88%) CCEA
7 2 (5.88%) CCIA
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) CCENT
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.94%) MCTS
8 1 (2.94%) CCNP
8 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 11 (32.35%) XenDesktop
4 8 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (23.53%) MetaFrame
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server
7 2 (5.88%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) AppSense
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) Wyse
6 2 (5.88%) Brocade
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Siemens
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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