The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 114 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs citing XenApp 7 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.42% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 5.82% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Median daily rate £319 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £374 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
203 189 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.46% 7.29% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 80 100
Median daily rate £369 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £175 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 64
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -3 3 £325 -
Coventry -9 2 £313 +38.88%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £275 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Veeam
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (14.29%) IIS
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 10

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Server Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 2 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos