The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 30 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 1.05% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 6.82% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £288 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.39% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +44.78%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.65% 15.33% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 18
Average daily rate £225 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £147 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £13.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenApp
Yorkshire

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Sheffield +1 4 £275 -4.34% 4
Doncaster - - - -
XenApp
Yorkshire

XenApp
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCEA
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) CCAA
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCAA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCEA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) VMware