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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 116 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 5.45% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
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£335 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £333
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £31.28 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.26% +56.38%
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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
254 220 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.98% 9.69% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 92 68
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £148 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.82 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.60 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £35.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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
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 31 October 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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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
South Yorkshire 0 4 £335 -21.17% 1
West Yorkshire -10 4 £270 - 3
North Yorkshire -2 1 £250 -33.33%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) vSphere
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 6 (30.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (25.00%) DHCP
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco
10 5 (25.00%) HP
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (25.00%) XenServer
10 5 (25.00%) SCCM
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (20.00%) NetApp
12 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
12 3 (15.00%) MetaFrame
12 3 (15.00%) IBM
12 3 (15.00%) SLA
12 3 (15.00%) MCP
12 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (15.00%) SAN
12 3 (15.00%) ISA Server

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) CCA
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCEA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCAA
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (25.00%) XenServer
5 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (15.00%) MetaFrame
5 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Apple
7 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Meru Networks
8 1 (5.00%) AppSense
8 1 (5.00%) Wyse
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