The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 99 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing XenApp 12 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.66% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 6.00% 5.81% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £200 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +44.78%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
200 241 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.65% 11.36% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 92 90
Average daily rate £280 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 46
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +88.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.40 £10.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £32.66 £26.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenApp
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 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
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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
West Yorkshire +4 4 £225 +12.50% 8
South Yorkshire 0 4 £275 +10.00% 4
North Yorkshire +1 2 £388 +93.75% 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (66.67%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (33.33%) XenServer
8 6 (28.57%) Application Packaging
8 6 (28.57%) CCA
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (28.57%) CCEA
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) vSphere
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (23.81%) CCNA
9 5 (23.81%) VBScript
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Server
9 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) Wyse
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) AppSense
10 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) DNS
11 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) VBScript
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCA
1 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (28.57%) CCEA
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) CCAA
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) XenServer
4 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 5 (23.81%) VMware Server
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) MetaFrame
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) AppSense
4 5 (23.81%) Wyse
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Meru Networks