Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 168 210
Rank change year-on-year -28 +42 -15
Contract jobs citing XenApp 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 2.49% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £323 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.77% +16.07% -13.85%
10th Percentile £230 £298 £174
90th Percentile £419 £341 £398
England median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 £17.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +245.03% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.34 £27.50
% change year-on-year +0.74% -18.78% +22.22%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 691 481 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.81% 11.27% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 316 421
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -0.12% +33.50%
10th Percentile £213 £125 £156
90th Percentile £550 £553 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 55 57
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.66% -6.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £35.90 £20.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenApp in Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Yorkshire

XenApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenApp in Yorkshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
West Yorkshire -15 6 £313 - 3
South Yorkshire -7 4 £388 +19.23% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £270 - 4
XenApp
England

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

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SCCM
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (50.00%) XenServer
7 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) vSphere
8 4 (33.33%) CCA
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco
9 3 (25.00%) ITIL
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (25.00%) BMC
9 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Dell
9 3 (25.00%) DHCP
9 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (25.00%) DNS
9 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (25.00%) Server Patching

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (25.00%) Server Patching
1 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCA
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCAA
4 1 (8.33%) CCEA
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) XenServer
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) EdgeSight
3 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) BMC
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Ivanti
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) Capita
7 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Sophos