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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 79 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 6.40% 4.00% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.25 £20.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
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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
125 125 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.00% 11.29% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 58 29
Average daily rate £360 £230 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £328 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (14.29%) CCEA
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Wyse
8 2 (14.29%) Law

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CCEA
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) CCIA
2 1 (7.14%) CCEE
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Wyse
4 2 (14.29%) AppSense
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Kofax
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago