Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 18 November 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 161 174
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 -34
Contract jobs citing XenApp 12 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.75% 2.99% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £253 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.66% +17.44% -20.37%
10th Percentile £247 £155 £197
90th Percentile £354 £406 £226
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £300 £250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +20.00% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 437 402 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.57% 11.07% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 252 238
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +17.65%
10th Percentile £175 £175 £124
90th Percentile £538 £561 £527
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.00 £8.53
90th Percentile £19.28 £23.75 £21.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -9.09%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in West Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in West Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in West Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in West Yorkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Leeds -2 6 £350 +75.00%
Huddersfield - 3 £275 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
XenApp
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) XenServer
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) EdgeSight
6 3 (25.00%) CCAA
6 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (25.00%) SMS
6 3 (25.00%) CCA
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CCEA
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (16.67%) AppSense
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) PowerShell

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 3 (25.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Packager
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCA
1 3 (25.00%) CCAA
1 3 (25.00%) CCEA
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) Capita
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp