Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 167 193
Rank change year-on-year -25 +26 +13
Contract jobs citing XenApp 10 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.44% 2.49% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £373 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.37% +22.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £127
90th Percentile £475 £376 £325
England median daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +13.85% - -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.38 £25.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -14.50% -6.54% +12.63%

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 693 522 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.06% 12.30% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 345 428
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £250 £115 £164
90th Percentile £538 £533 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 48
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.08% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £9.32 £9.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £27.49 £20.53 £25.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.79% +6.70% -1.56%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -18 5 £373 +6.43% 4
South Yorkshire +3 4 £325 - 2
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (60.00%) SCCM
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) CCA
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (40.00%) Office 365
8 3 (30.00%) Server Patching
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (30.00%) LAN
8 3 (30.00%) Linux
8 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (30.00%) XenServer
9 2 (20.00%) SCOM
9 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (20.00%) WSUS
9 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (20.00%) Back Office
9 2 (20.00%) Clustering
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) VMS
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Server Patching
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCA
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) NCDA
4 1 (10.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) BMC
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam