The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 30 March 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 Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 6.99% 0.80% -
As % of the System Software category 21.59% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.82 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -23.22% -10.00%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 48 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.35% 19.20% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 14
Median daily rate £355 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £194 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.13 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.42% -31.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Derbyshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Derbyshire

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Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Derby -1 12 £363 -
XenApp
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) AppSense
3 12 (63.16%) Application Packaging
4 3 (15.79%) C
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) SCOM
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix Consultant
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (84.21%) AppSense
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) VMware