Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 190 203
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -52
Contract jobs citing XenApp 19 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 2.97% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +20.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £254 £128 £193
90th Percentile £373 £325 £360
England median daily rate £330 £340 £363
% change year-on-year -2.94% -6.21% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -5.66% -18.46% +62.50%

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 588 674 717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.52% 12.39% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 419 360
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £116 £173 £122
90th Percentile £538 £575 £514
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 50 132
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.11%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.45 £8.91
90th Percentile £21.05 £25.00 £23.64
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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

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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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +21 12 £338 +33.66%
South Yorkshire +21 5 £313 +4.17%
North Yorkshire +6 2 £356 +18.75% 2
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 18 (94.74%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) XenServer
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
9 4 (21.05%) vSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) CCEA
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) SMS
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) CCA
10 3 (15.79%) Firewall
10 3 (15.79%) NetApp
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (15.79%) AppSense

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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) SMTP
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Packager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCA
2 3 (15.79%) CCAA
2 3 (15.79%) CCEA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
3 5 (26.32%) XenServer
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Citrix
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) AppSense
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Intel
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) Capita
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) IBM