The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / North East
Rank 76 68 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.22% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 10.23% 10.17% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £225 £240 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -68.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.38% +9.09%  

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 59 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 11.97% 6.77% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 20
Median daily rate £290 £283 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -23.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Median hourly rate £15.13 £11.83 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.85% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.57 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.17 £26.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in the North East

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in the North East

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 7 £203 -15.62% 1
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North East region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 38 (86.36%) Citrix
2 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
3 31 (70.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (68.18%) Windows
5 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 26 (59.09%) AppSense
6 26 (59.09%) VMware
6 26 (59.09%) SCCM
7 25 (56.82%) DHCP
8 24 (54.55%) SC Cleared
8 24 (54.55%) Software Delivery
9 23 (52.27%) DNS
10 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
10 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
11 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
13 14 (31.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 13 (29.55%) ITIL
14 13 (29.55%) XenServer
14 13 (29.55%) XenDesktop
15 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
16 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
17 9 (20.45%) ThinPrint
18 8 (18.18%) Fat Client
18 8 (18.18%) Thin Client
18 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
18 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
19 7 (15.91%) BPSS Clearance

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) DHCP
2 23 (52.27%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) 3G
3 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (9.09%) SMS
5 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 1 (2.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.27%) SCCM Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 8 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Software Delivery
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.82%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) Personalization
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Validation
5 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.82%) VB
2 3 (6.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (29.55%) XenDesktop
4 13 (29.55%) XenServer
5 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (59.09%) SCCM
2 14 (31.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (11.36%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.27%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Citrix
2 26 (59.09%) AppSense
2 26 (59.09%) VMware
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) ThinPrint
5 2 (4.55%) Autodesk
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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