Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 120 131
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing XenApp 18 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.87% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 4.09% 6.47% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 4
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £353 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.08% +2.17% +10.40%
10th Percentile £114 £253 £308
90th Percentile £372 £420 £375
England median daily rate £338 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -3.57% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.43 - £14.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.17 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.30% +11.41% -15.56%

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 440 417 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.75% 13.44% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 236 172
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £175 £168 £107
90th Percentile £557 £525 £456
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 58
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.30 £12.23 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% -5.96% -5.45%
10th Percentile £10.20 £10.00 £9.51
90th Percentile £21.14 £22.19 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -

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 21 April 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

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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 21 April 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 +13 7 £118 - 1
Northamptonshire -1 3 £250 +22.70% 1
Derbyshire -10 3 £330 -9.59% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £400 -
Lincolnshire +4 2 - -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) Sophos
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (33.33%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) WSUS
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (27.78%) Apple
8 5 (27.78%) CRM
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) Veeam
10 3 (16.67%) NAS
10 3 (16.67%) vSphere

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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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) SMS
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 2 (11.11%) Business Development
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSA
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) ThinApp
3 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) Apple
6 3 (16.67%) Veeam
7 2 (11.11%) Veritas
8 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds