The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 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.

Citrix XenApp
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.66% - 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 6.52% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £370
% change year-on-year - -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.82 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -23.22% -10.00%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 70 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.15% 12.73% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 10
Median daily rate £425 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +18.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.51 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.47% +90.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £14.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.30 £14.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in South Yorkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Doncaster - 3 £325 -
XenApp
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Adaptive Security
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) DameWare
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam