Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 180 201
Rank change year-on-year +24 +21 -34
Contract jobs citing XenApp 25 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 4.64% 3.16% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -25.37%
10th Percentile £229 £217 £205
90th Percentile £375 £325 £410
England median daily rate £345 £350 £356
% change year-on-year -1.36% -1.57% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £16.29 £37.00
% change year-on-year +99.51% -55.97% +64.44%

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 539 632 664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.20% 12.79% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 412 362
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +13.85%
10th Percentile £119 £163 £120
90th Percentile £538 £550 £537
England median daily rate £440 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 55 108
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.70 £13.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +14.58% -7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.90
90th Percentile £20.02 £26.50 £19.63
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.96% +3.39% -

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenApp in Yorkshire

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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

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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 17 January 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 +6 14 £350 +38.61% 8
South Yorkshire +26 9 £300 +4.80% 1
North Yorkshire +1 2 £356 +18.75%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (52.00%) XenDesktop
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (44.00%) Finance
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) NetScaler
7 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (36.00%) EdgeSight
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
9 8 (32.00%) XenServer
9 8 (32.00%) Investment Management
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) SCCM
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (24.00%) Ivanti
11 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (24.00%) ITIL
12 5 (20.00%) DHCP
12 5 (20.00%) DNS
12 5 (20.00%) CCEA
12 5 (20.00%) CCA
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V

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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) SMS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (16.00%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
4 4 (16.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCA
2 5 (20.00%) CCAA
2 5 (20.00%) CCEA
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (32.00%) XenServer
4 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (16.00%) Terminal Server
7 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) EdgeSight
2 7 (28.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Ivanti
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Intel
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) McAfee
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) HP