Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 142 130
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 +7
Contract jobs citing XenApp 19 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 4.39% 2.69% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £283 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% -19.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £231 £202 £278
90th Percentile £386 £422 £398
England median daily rate £339 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -3.21% +7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.43 - £14.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.34 £28.00
% change year-on-year +0.74% -20.23% +24.44%

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 433 409 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.85% 12.90% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 260 193
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £343 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -3.52% +9.23%
10th Percentile £149 £182 £135
90th Percentile £526 £500 £602
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 45
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.81 £12.23 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.97% -9.44% +1.89%
10th Percentile £10.33 £10.00 £9.29
90th Percentile £17.50 £15.75 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Northamptonshire +6 12 £250 +22.70% 2
Derbyshire +11 4 £388 +3.33%
Lincolnshire +11 2 - -
Leicestershire +10 1 £225 -18.18%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) SCCM
2 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
3 13 (68.42%) Application Packaging
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
6 8 (42.11%) Migration
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Internet
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (26.32%) MCP
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
9 4 (21.05%) Electronics
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (21.05%) VBScript
9 4 (21.05%) SAP

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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) ADSL
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) AdminStudio
1 3 (15.79%) MSI
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Applications Packager
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Packager
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Application Packaging
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (5.26%) Business Development
7 1 (5.26%) DNA
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (21.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) vSphere
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (10.53%) ThinApp
4 1 (5.26%) AppDNA
4 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) Ivanti
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas