Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 23 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - +65 -16
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.30% - 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% - 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Lancashire median daily rate £300 - £300
10th Percentile £275 - £226
90th Percentile £325 - £418
North West median daily rate £335 £308 £348
% change year-on-year +8.94% -11.51% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £22.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 54 65 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.01% 12.31% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 54
Lancashire median daily rate £467 £449 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.07% +19.67% +27.12%
10th Percentile £362 £293 £222
90th Percentile £525 £543 £438
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 14
Lancashire median hourly rate £18.00 - £18.00
10th Percentile £10.50 - £12.00
90th Percentile £122.63 - £43.00
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +14.81% -3.57%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Lancashire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Lancashire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Lancashire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Blackpool - 1 £300 -
Chorley - 1 - -
XenApp
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos