The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Warrington 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 26 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.58% 0.64% 1.59%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 14.29% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £120 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
System Software Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.36% 4.46% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £275 £135 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -61.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenApp
Cheshire

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft