Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 9 December 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 35 42
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing XenApp 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.69% 0.38% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 9.80% 3.85% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 - £510
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £300 £263
% change year-on-year +16.67% +14.29% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £27.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - +50.68% -25.51%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.29% 9.85% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 14
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £365 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +25.86% +16.00%
10th Percentile £291 £205 £191
90th Percentile £388 £406 £509
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £16.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.43% +30.80% -5.30%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.10 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% -3.11%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Staffordshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Staffordshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Staffordshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Tamworth - 5 £370 -
XenApp
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Project Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft