The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix XenApp
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 2.90% 0.95% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £488 £300 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +188.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.08% +27.14%  

XenApp is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 105 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.95% 17.13% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 45
Median daily rate £238 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.70% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £204 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +0.68% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 20
Median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +150.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £14.60 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing XenApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XenApp in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cambridge +5 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
XenApp
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (14.29%) Android
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (14.29%) SaaS
7 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) IaaS
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
7 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft