Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 17 January 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 -8
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.13% - 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Chester median daily rate - - £245
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £625 £290
% change year-on-year -34.00% +115.52% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Chester median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 Chester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.86% 4.88% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 13
Chester median daily rate £280 £220 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -49.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £225 £106 £251
90th Percentile £488 £403 £498
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £375 £352
% change year-on-year -6.67% +6.53% +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 15
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -37.21% +16.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.65 £14.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £21.75 £37.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.75 £19.08 £15.92
% change year-on-year -27.94% +19.85% -5.21%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Chester

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Chester

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware