The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 23 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.10% 2.13% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 6.97% 6.41% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 6
Median daily rate £406 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £254 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £650 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
- +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Citrix
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 359 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.53% 33.27% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 223 165
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 31
Median hourly rate £16.68 £15.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.77% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Cheshire region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +21 14 £475 +13.43% 3
Crewe +13 3 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 37 (66.07%) Windows
3 29 (51.79%) Migration
4 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
5 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
6 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (32.14%) Linux
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle
6 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 18 (32.14%) DHCP
6 18 (32.14%) EMC
7 17 (30.36%) SQL
8 16 (28.57%) DB2
8 16 (28.57%) AIX
8 16 (28.57%) Solaris
8 16 (28.57%) Mainframe
8 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 15 (26.79%) HPUX
9 15 (26.79%) SCCM
10 13 (23.21%) VMware
11 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
12 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (16.07%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (16.07%) Office 365
14 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
14 7 (12.50%) Vagrant

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) IaaS
2 3 (5.36%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) DHCP
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) LAN
3 6 (10.71%) WAN
4 5 (8.93%) Skype
5 4 (7.14%) SSL
6 3 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (5.36%) SAN
6 3 (5.36%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.57%) DNS
7 2 (3.57%) Internet
7 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.57%) PCoIP
7 2 (3.57%) Softphone
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) DB2
2 9 (16.07%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 5 (8.93%) SpecFlow
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
2 5 (8.93%) TestComplete
3 4 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Architect
2 5 (8.93%) Administrator
2 5 (8.93%) AIX Architect
2 5 (8.93%) Lead Architect
2 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
2 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Designer
4 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 16 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.93%) PKI
2 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.36%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.79%) Informatics
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (28.57%) AIX
3 16 (28.57%) Solaris
4 15 (26.79%) HPUX
5 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (10.71%) Unix
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Migration
2 7 (12.50%) ITIL
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) Code Coverage
3 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.93%) TDD
3 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
5 3 (5.36%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (5.36%) DevOps
5 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) ITSM
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) Degree
4 5 (8.93%) CCEA
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.57%) CCNP
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.57%) MCITP
6 2 (3.57%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.79%) CCIE
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
4 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) SCCM
2 7 (12.50%) Puppet
3 6 (10.71%) SCOM
4 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.14%) SCOrch
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) EMC
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) HP
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 5 (8.93%) Juniper
6 4 (7.14%) AppSense
7 3 (5.36%) F5
8 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.57%) Avaya
9 1 (1.79%) Apple
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Google
9 1 (1.79%) Wyse
Warrington, Cheshire
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