Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 48 60
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 +8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.77% 2.50% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 7.79% 16.67% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Cardiff median daily rate £313 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £295 £175 £223
90th Percentile £433 £325 £328
South Wales median daily rate £313 £280 £275
% change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £22.38 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £22.38 £23.50
% change year-on-year - -4.77% -

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 77 96 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.90% 14.98% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 69 22
Cardiff median daily rate £393 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.44% -35.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £157 £149 £86
90th Percentile £536 £390 £475
South Wales median daily rate £425 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +112.50% -42.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +13.04%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.10 £10.55
90th Percentile £16.20 £18.56 £18.75
South Wales median hourly rate £12.74 £17.14 £13.50
% change year-on-year -25.66% +26.96% -2.53%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) MSI
5 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Ivanti
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Packer
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 1 (16.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Ivanti
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam