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 3 months to 28 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 109 105
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 1.63% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £370
% change year-on-year - -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £30.00
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 143 184 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.69% 9.42% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 111 92
Median daily rate £405 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +33.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £181 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 22
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.12% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £16.20 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 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 3 months to 28 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
Wakefield - 1 - -
XenApp
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) vSphere
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) Server Building
4 6 (66.67%) ThinPrint
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) Panasonic

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Server Support
1 6 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server Support
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) ThinPrint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Panasonic
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec