The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 102 104 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 6.70% 6.44% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
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£328 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.91% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £233 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £395 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +37.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
209 233 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.77% 10.66% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 99 77
Average daily rate £313 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £135 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 36
Average hourly rate £13.20 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £11.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

XenApp Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
South Yorkshire +3 6 £335 +16.52% 4
West Yorkshire +2 6 £270 - 6
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (95.83%) Citrix
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (37.50%) vSphere
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
9 7 (29.17%) DNS
9 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
9 7 (29.17%) XenServer
10 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (25.00%) MS Office
11 5 (20.83%) DHCP
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco
11 5 (20.83%) HP
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
11 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (16.67%) SCCM
12 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
12 4 (16.67%) CCA
12 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (16.67%) CCEA
12 4 (16.67%) MetaFrame

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (12.50%) German Language
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCA
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCEA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) vSphere
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (29.17%) XenServer
5 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
6 4 (16.67%) MetaFrame
7 3 (12.50%) ISA Server
7 3 (12.50%) VMware Server
7 3 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Citrix
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) AppSense
6 3 (12.50%) Wyse
7 2 (8.33%) Meru Networks
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Apple