The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 35 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.59% 1.83% -
As % of the System Software category 18.52% 12.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.74%
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 54 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.57% 14.14% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 6
Average daily rate £375 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £229 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £675 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Merseyside region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Merseyside region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool -11 1 £375 +50.00% 4
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) SCOrch
2 7 (87.50%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) PaaS
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Nagios
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Wiki
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) SCOM
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (37.50%) EdgeSight
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) IaaS
1 7 (87.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (37.50%) Wiki
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 7 (87.50%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCOrch
2 3 (37.50%) EdgeSight
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft