Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 116 136
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -18
Contract jobs citing XenApp 15 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.92% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 7.59% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 2
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £355 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.58% -15.48% +55.56%
10th Percentile £114 £258 £356
90th Percentile £375 £425 £484
England median daily rate £338 £350 £353
% change year-on-year -3.36% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £16.29 £37.00
% change year-on-year +99.51% -55.97% +60.87%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 424 382 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.12% 12.07% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 213 133
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £146 £108
90th Percentile £557 £493 £479
England median daily rate £440 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 82
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.76% -5.37%
10th Percentile £9.72 £10.25 £9.78
90th Percentile £27.00 £23.25 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the East Midlands

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in the East Midlands

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in the East Midlands

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in the East Midlands

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +4 6 £118 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £400 - 1
Derbyshire -16 3 £330 -7.04% 3
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
5 10 (66.67%) LAN
6 9 (60.00%) DHCP
6 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (60.00%) DNS
6 9 (60.00%) Cisco
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
8 6 (40.00%) Office 365
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) Sophos
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) WSUS
9 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (33.33%) WAN
9 5 (33.33%) SAN
9 5 (33.33%) Apple
9 5 (33.33%) CRM
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (26.67%) VLAN

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
4 4 (26.67%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AdminStudio
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
1 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) WSUS
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Sophos
6 5 (33.33%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam