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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 88 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing XenApp 25 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.90% 0.18% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 8.36% 1.68% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 3
Median daily rate £225 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -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
299 119 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.67% 10.71% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 52 32
Median daily rate £315 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £635 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 19
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.42 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 - 24 £225 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 151 (98.69%) Citrix
2 135 (88.24%) Windows
3 134 (87.58%) DHCP
4 125 (81.70%) Active Directory
5 115 (75.16%) AppSense
6 111 (72.55%) XenDesktop
7 107 (69.93%) VMware
8 103 (67.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 101 (66.01%) Microsoft
10 100 (65.36%) XenServer
11 96 (62.75%) Windows Server
12 90 (58.82%) DNS
13 81 (52.94%) Security Cleared
14 77 (50.33%) SCCM
15 76 (49.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 76 (49.67%) Software Delivery
15 76 (49.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 73 (47.71%) ITIL
17 71 (46.41%) SC Cleared
18 61 (39.87%) Computer Science
18 61 (39.87%) ThinPrint
18 61 (39.87%) Degree
19 55 (35.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 49 (32.03%) HP
21 46 (30.07%) Windows 7
22 45 (29.41%) XenMobile
23 44 (28.76%) SafeCom
23 44 (28.76%) BPSS Clearance
23 44 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (26.80%) SAP

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 (21.57%) IIS
2 31 (20.26%) Skype for Business
3 30 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (19.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 134 (87.58%) DHCP
2 90 (58.82%) DNS
3 19 (12.42%) SMS
4 17 (11.11%) 3G
4 17 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (7.19%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.27%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (13.07%) MSI
2 1 (0.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.68%) Support Engineer
2 35 (22.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 31 (20.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 30 (19.61%) Desktop Support
5 24 (15.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 17 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (8.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 10 (6.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Citrix Support
11 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
12 5 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) Citrix Support Engineer
13 4 (2.61%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
14 3 (1.96%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
14 3 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 3 (1.96%) SCCM Engineer
15 2 (1.31%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 61 (39.87%) Computer Science
2 30 (19.61%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 17 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 135 (88.24%) Windows
2 96 (62.75%) Windows Server
3 76 (49.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 76 (49.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (30.07%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.67%) Software Delivery
2 73 (47.71%) ITIL
3 41 (26.80%) Business Continuity
3 41 (26.80%) Service Delivery
4 40 (26.14%) Project Management
5 27 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 19 (12.42%) Software Distribution
7 11 (7.19%) Analytics
8 9 (5.88%) Escalation Management
8 9 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.61%) Conflict Management
9 4 (2.61%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.61%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.31%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.65%) Software Deployment
11 1 (0.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.18%) PowerShell
2 34 (22.22%) SQL
3 28 (18.30%) VBScript
4 24 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 24 (15.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 71 (46.41%) SC Cleared
3 61 (39.87%) Degree
4 44 (28.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (25.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (81.70%) Active Directory
2 111 (72.55%) XenDesktop
3 103 (67.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 100 (65.36%) XenServer
5 44 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (18.95%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.61%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.31%) Brightmail
8 2 (1.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 77 (50.33%) SCCM
2 55 (35.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 45 (29.41%) XenMobile
4 44 (28.76%) SafeCom
5 33 (21.57%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.65%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 151 (98.69%) Citrix
2 115 (75.16%) AppSense
3 107 (69.93%) VMware
4 101 (66.01%) Microsoft
5 61 (39.87%) ThinPrint
6 49 (32.03%) HP
7 41 (26.80%) SAP
8 2 (1.31%) Compaq
8 2 (1.31%) Dell
8 2 (1.31%) IronPort
8 2 (1.31%) Symantec