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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing XenApp 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 1.66% 1.29% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £325 £359 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.40% -34.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +5.88%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 241 309 253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 11.16% 10.97% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 188 142
Median daily rate £405 £403 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.55% +34.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £162 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 43
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.82% +0.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.20 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
South Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 1 - - 3
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) DHCP
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (44.44%) vSphere
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) ThinPrint
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
8 6 (33.33%) Server Building
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) NetApp
9 4 (22.22%) CCA
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (22.22%) AppSense
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
11 2 (11.11%) Back Office
11 2 (11.11%) SAN

XenApp
Top Related 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Server Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Server Support
2 6 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Server Building
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCA
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
7 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) DameWare
2 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) ThinPrint
4 4 (22.22%) AppSense
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) AlienVault
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Panasonic
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam