Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 2018 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 61 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 -6
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.44% 1.08% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.67% 12.31% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £255
90th Percentile £428 £338 £325
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £283
% change year-on-year +7.69% +15.04% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 150 65 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.65% 8.78% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 32 116
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £394 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.30% -13.70% +21.67%
10th Percentile £237 £175 £275
90th Percentile £550 £543 £591
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.90% +28.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £11.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.07% -24.17% +15.38%
10th Percentile £9.32 £9.64 £8.55
90th Percentile £27.49 £14.25 £32.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +16.67%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster -4 1 £450 +38.46%
XenApp
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) NCDA
4 1 (25.00%) NCIE
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) NCDA
2 1 (25.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam