Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing XenApp 8 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.95% 2.05% 2.86%
As % of the System Software category 11.94% 23.08% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% -
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £425 £313
% change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 39 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 16.34% 8.86% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 39
Liverpool median daily rate £250 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £112 £326 £163
90th Percentile £562 £506 £483
Merseyside median daily rate £225 £394 £350
% change year-on-year -42.86% +12.50% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 15
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% +2.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.30 £12.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £14.35 £16.98 £17.45
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £14.25
% change year-on-year -12.83% +0.63% +16.33%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Liverpool

XenApp
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

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

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) AppSense
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (50.00%) AppDNA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
5 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
6 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Runbook
6 2 (25.00%) EdgeSight
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Nagios
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Publishing
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging

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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Runbook
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) AppDNA
2 2 (25.00%) EdgeSight
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) AppSense
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) VMware