Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 140 135
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -22
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.35% 3.66% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 3
East Midlands median daily rate £310 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% -2.60% +25.71%
10th Percentile £244 £258 £348
90th Percentile £368 £425 £478
England median daily rate £330 £340 £363
% change year-on-year -2.94% -6.21% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -5.66% -18.46% +62.50%

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 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 426 382 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.49% 11.65% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 212 137
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.09% +21.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £187 £143 £155
90th Percentile £500 £536 £487
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 79
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.20 £9.90
90th Percentile £33.08 £20.38 £20.10
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 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 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Derbyshire -13 3 £330 -2.22% 1
Leicestershire -5 1 £275 -26.67% 1
XenApp
England

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

1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop

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 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam