The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 33 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Contract jobs citing XenApp 70 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.04% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 34.48% 5.26% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 1 0
Average daily rate £270 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.91 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -20.37%
XenApp
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
203 57 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.52% 7.36% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 25 51
Average daily rate £275 £320 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.98% +21.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 1
Average hourly rate £28.25 £12.36 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.65% -11.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the North East

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Tyne and Wear +31 70 £270 -64.00% 3
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 70 (98.59%) Windows
1 70 (98.59%) Citrix
2 68 (95.77%) DHCP
3 66 (92.96%) Active Directory
4 53 (74.65%) AppSense
5 52 (73.24%) VMware
5 52 (73.24%) Windows Server
6 49 (69.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 48 (67.61%) DNS
8 46 (64.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (64.79%) Security Cleared
8 46 (64.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
10 41 (57.75%) XenServer
10 41 (57.75%) XenDesktop
10 41 (57.75%) SCCM
11 40 (56.34%) SC Cleared
12 38 (53.52%) Software Delivery
13 36 (50.70%) ITIL
14 34 (47.89%) ThinPrint
15 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (39.44%) Degree
15 28 (39.44%) Computer Science
16 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
17 25 (35.21%) HP
18 23 (32.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 21 (29.58%) SAP
19 21 (29.58%) BPSS Clearance
19 21 (29.58%) XenMobile
20 20 (28.17%) Disclosure Scotland

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (23.94%) IIS
2 14 (19.72%) Skype for Business
3 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (95.77%) DHCP
2 48 (67.61%) DNS
3 16 (22.54%) SMS
4 15 (21.13%) 3G
4 15 (21.13%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (8.45%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (5.63%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.41%) Firewall
8 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MSI
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Support Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Desktop Support
3 15 (21.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 13 (18.31%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (16.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Citrix Support
10 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 3 (4.23%) Citrix Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
12 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Messaging Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.13%) Fat Client
2 15 (21.13%) Management Information System
2 15 (21.13%) Thin Client
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) AS400
4 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 70 (98.59%) Windows
2 52 (73.24%) Windows Server
3 46 (64.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (64.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) HPUX
7 1 (1.41%) Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Software Delivery
2 36 (50.70%) ITIL
3 20 (28.17%) Business Continuity
3 20 (28.17%) Service Delivery
4 19 (26.76%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.45%) Escalation Management
6 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.45%) Software Distribution
7 4 (5.63%) Conflict Management
7 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.41%) ITSM
9 1 (1.41%) Network Management
9 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.41%) SAP Security
9 1 (1.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) VBScript
4 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (64.79%) Security Cleared
2 40 (56.34%) SC Cleared
3 28 (39.44%) Degree
4 21 (29.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) MCSE
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) CCNP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (8.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 66 (92.96%) Active Directory
2 49 (69.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 41 (57.75%) XenDesktop
3 41 (57.75%) XenServer
4 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.82%) Brightmail
7 2 (2.82%) vSphere
8 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 41 (57.75%) SCCM
2 23 (32.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 21 (29.58%) XenMobile
4 17 (23.94%) EdgeSight
5 2 (2.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 70 (98.59%) Citrix
2 53 (74.65%) AppSense
3 52 (73.24%) VMware
4 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
5 34 (47.89%) ThinPrint
6 25 (35.21%) HP
7 21 (29.58%) SAP
8 20 (28.17%) SafeCom
9 2 (2.82%) Compaq
9 2 (2.82%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) IronPort
9 2 (2.82%) Symantec
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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