The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.52% - -
As % of the System Software category 6.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £204 - -
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 33 21 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 8.64% 5.74% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 38
Median daily rate £325 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £191 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £353 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £12.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 - £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.77 - £13.35
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Northamptonshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Northamptonshire 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
Daventry - 1 £195 -
XenApp
East Midlands

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) XenMobile
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) XenMobile
2 1 (16.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Novell
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard