The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.87% - 3.37%
As % of the System Software category 13.51% - 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £310
% change year-on-year +7.50% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.70 £28.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -41.93% +30.68%  

XenApp is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 37 27 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 13.81% 10.71% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 22
Median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £246 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £382 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing XenApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Liverpool

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Lumension
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp