The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bolton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 9 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 4.35% 60.00% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 43.48% 100.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.32 £17.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
Manchester

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Bolton region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Citrix
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Novell
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (100.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Novell
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris