Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 37 49
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12 -
Contract jobs citing XenApp 11 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.32% 3.29% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 10.19% 20.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 4
Cardiff median daily rate £395 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.07% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £306 £178 £243
90th Percentile £463 £408 £394
South Wales median daily rate £395 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +41.07% -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £22.38 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £22.38 -

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

All System Software Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 108 100 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 12.92% 16.47% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 29
Cardiff median daily rate £395 £280 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.07% -32.12% +26.92%
10th Percentile £150 £124 £105
90th Percentile £528 £426 £550
South Wales median daily rate £400 £263 £406
% change year-on-year +52.38% -35.38% +18.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.74% -32.35%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.44 £10.60
90th Percentile £132.63 £18.75 £15.65
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -7.14%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Cardiff

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Cardiff

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Cardiff

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
5 5 (45.45%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) SCOM
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
8 2 (18.18%) Veeam
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
8 2 (18.18%) Application Discovery
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) InstallShield
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IP Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Application Discovery
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
5 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
5 2 (18.18%) Veeam