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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 52 85 56
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -29
Contract jobs citing XenApp 58 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.51% 0.096% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 20.49% 0.76% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 0 3
Median daily rate £225 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.33% -6.25%
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
283 131 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.01% 12.58% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 68 35
Median daily rate £260 £333 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £625 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 21 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +107.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.81 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.65 £31.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +28 57 £225 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 155 (98.73%) Citrix
2 139 (88.54%) Windows
3 138 (87.90%) DHCP
4 129 (82.17%) Active Directory
5 117 (74.52%) AppSense
6 111 (70.70%) XenDesktop
7 109 (69.43%) VMware
8 105 (66.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 102 (64.97%) Microsoft
10 100 (63.69%) XenServer
10 100 (63.69%) Windows Server
11 94 (59.87%) DNS
12 84 (53.50%) Security Cleared
13 82 (52.23%) SCCM
14 81 (51.59%) Software Delivery
15 80 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 80 (50.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 74 (47.13%) ITIL
17 72 (45.86%) SC Cleared
18 63 (40.13%) Degree
18 63 (40.13%) Computer Science
18 63 (40.13%) ThinPrint
19 57 (36.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 50 (31.85%) HP
20 50 (31.85%) Windows 7
21 47 (29.94%) BPSS Clearance
22 46 (29.30%) VMware Infrastructure
23 45 (28.66%) XenMobile
24 44 (28.03%) SafeCom
25 42 (26.75%) Disclosure Scotland

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (21.02%) IIS
2 31 (19.75%) Skype for Business
3 30 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (19.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 138 (87.90%) DHCP
2 94 (59.87%) DNS
3 22 (14.01%) 3G
3 22 (14.01%) SMS
3 22 (14.01%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (7.01%) NetScaler
5 6 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.55%) SAN
7 2 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (12.74%) MSI
2 1 (0.64%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (2.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (33.76%) Support Engineer
2 35 (22.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 32 (20.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 31 (19.75%) Desktop Support
5 24 (15.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (12.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (11.46%) Citrix Engineer
8 15 (9.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (8.28%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 11 (7.01%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Citrix Support
13 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
14 5 (3.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
15 4 (2.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
16 3 (1.91%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
16 3 (1.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 3 (1.91%) SCCM Engineer
17 2 (1.27%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 63 (40.13%) Computer Science
2 31 (19.75%) Management Information System
3 22 (14.01%) Fat Client
3 22 (14.01%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.64%) AS400
5 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 139 (88.54%) Windows
2 100 (63.69%) Windows Server
3 80 (50.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 80 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (31.85%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.46%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.55%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.64%) HPUX
8 1 (0.64%) Linux
8 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.59%) Software Delivery
2 74 (47.13%) ITIL
3 41 (26.11%) Business Continuity
3 41 (26.11%) Service Delivery
4 40 (25.48%) Project Management
5 27 (17.20%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 19 (12.10%) Software Distribution
7 11 (7.01%) Analytics
8 9 (5.73%) Escalation Management
8 9 (5.73%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.73%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.55%) Conflict Management
9 4 (2.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.55%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.27%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.64%) ITSM
11 1 (0.64%) Network Management
11 1 (0.64%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.64%) SAP Security
11 1 (0.64%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) PowerShell
2 34 (21.66%) SQL
3 28 (17.83%) VBScript
4 24 (15.29%) T-SQL
4 24 (15.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 84 (53.50%) Security Cleared
2 72 (45.86%) SC Cleared
3 63 (40.13%) Degree
4 47 (29.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.91%) MCSE
7 1 (0.64%) CCNA
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (26.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.73%) SLA
System Software
1 129 (82.17%) Active Directory
2 111 (70.70%) XenDesktop
3 105 (66.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 100 (63.69%) XenServer
5 46 (29.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (18.47%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.27%) Brightmail
8 2 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (52.23%) SCCM
2 57 (36.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 45 (28.66%) XenMobile
4 44 (28.03%) SafeCom
5 33 (21.02%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.64%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 155 (98.73%) Citrix
2 117 (74.52%) AppSense
3 109 (69.43%) VMware
4 102 (64.97%) Microsoft
5 63 (40.13%) ThinPrint
6 50 (31.85%) HP
7 42 (26.75%) SAP
8 2 (1.27%) Compaq
8 2 (1.27%) Dell
8 2 (1.27%) IronPort
8 2 (1.27%) Symantec
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle