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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenApp
Rank 75 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 2.60% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £750 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +130.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.03 £26.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +12.63%
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
70 77 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.66% 12.75% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 47
Average daily rate £375 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £269 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.82 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £12.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.41 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Packager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft