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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 19 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 76 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.74% 5.88% 7.24%
As % of the Vendors category 16.96% 13.51% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 13 17
Average daily rate
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£619 £270 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+129.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £128 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £288 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 8
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.53% -21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
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
448 348 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.62% 43.50% 49.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 155 141
Average daily rate £488 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.34% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 30
Average hourly rate £16.84 £12.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.72% -67.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £44.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 50 £650 +215.15% 1
Chester 0 17 £450 +95.65% 5
Sandbach - 1 £400 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 42 (40.78%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (38.83%) Oracle
3 37 (35.92%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.92%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (35.92%) MongoDB
3 37 (35.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 37 (35.92%) IaaS
3 37 (35.92%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (35.92%) StatsD
4 36 (34.95%) Big Data
4 36 (34.95%) R
4 36 (34.95%) Hadoop
4 36 (34.95%) Teradata
5 35 (33.98%) Tableau
5 35 (33.98%) Machine Learning
6 34 (33.01%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (33.01%) Apigee
6 34 (33.01%) Mashery
7 33 (32.04%) Visualisation
7 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (29.13%) Node.js
8 30 (29.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (29.13%) XenApp
8 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
9 28 (27.18%) Windows
10 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
11 22 (21.36%) Java
11 22 (21.36%) .NET
11 22 (21.36%) Python
12 21 (20.39%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 30 (29.13%) Node.js
2 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Office
2 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.92%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (35.92%) IaaS
2 34 (33.01%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) DNS
2 9 (8.74%) Broadband
2 9 (8.74%) DHCP
3 8 (7.77%) Internet
4 7 (6.80%) Firewall
4 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.80%) WAN
5 6 (5.83%) VPN
5 6 (5.83%) Wireless
6 4 (3.88%) VLAN
6 4 (3.88%) LAN
6 4 (3.88%) SAN
7 3 (2.91%) NAS
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.97%) VoIP
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (40.78%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (35.92%) MongoDB
2 37 (35.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 36 (34.95%) Big Data
3 36 (34.95%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MSI
2 1 (0.97%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Local Government
3 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (39.81%) Architect
2 28 (27.18%) Technical Architect
3 20 (19.42%) Digital Architect
4 18 (17.48%) Digital Technical Architect
5 15 (14.56%) Senior Architect
6 14 (13.59%) Senior Technical Architect
7 9 (8.74%) Senior Digital Architect
8 8 (7.77%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
9 7 (6.80%) Environment Manager
10 6 (5.83%) Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) Support Technician
12 4 (3.88%) IT Support Technician
12 4 (3.88%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.88%) Citrix Engineer
12 4 (3.88%) IT Support
13 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Architect
13 3 (2.91%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
1 30 (29.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 22 (21.36%) .NET
3 7 (6.80%) CSS
3 7 (6.80%) SAML
3 7 (6.80%) OAuth
3 7 (6.80%) CSS3
4 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.04%) Visualisation
2 9 (8.74%) User Experience
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) Blackberry
3 8 (7.77%) iPad
4 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.83%) Smartphone
5 6 (5.83%) iPhone
6 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.91%) FlexPod
7 3 (2.91%) Handset
7 3 (2.91%) CMDB
8 2 (1.94%) Clustering
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Linux
3 20 (19.42%) UNIX
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.83%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.88%) Android
7 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.91%) AIX
8 2 (1.94%) HPUX
8 2 (1.94%) Solaris
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Machine Learning
2 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (9.71%) Business Transformation
5 9 (8.74%) Migration
5 9 (8.74%) TOGAF
6 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.80%) ITIL
7 7 (6.80%) SOA
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.80%) Web Accessibility
7 7 (6.80%) Open Source
8 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.85%) Service Management
10 4 (3.88%) Project Management
11 2 (1.94%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.94%) ITSM
11 2 (1.94%) Web Development
12 1 (0.97%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) JavaScript
2 36 (34.95%) R
3 22 (21.36%) Java
3 22 (21.36%) Python
4 4 (3.88%) SQL
5 3 (2.91%) VBScript
5 3 (2.91%) Perl
5 3 (2.91%) PHP
5 3 (2.91%) Jython
5 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) MCDST
4 2 (1.94%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) CCNP
4 2 (1.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CCSA
5 1 (0.97%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 30 (29.13%) XenApp
2 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
3 17 (16.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.77%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.91%) XenServer
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.94%) vSphere
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.97%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (35.92%) Opscode Chef
1 37 (35.92%) StatsD
2 11 (10.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.97%) MOM
3 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Oracle
2 36 (34.95%) Teradata
3 35 (33.98%) Tableau
4 34 (33.01%) Apigee
4 34 (33.01%) Mashery
5 21 (20.39%) Microsoft
6 19 (18.45%) VMware
7 15 (14.56%) AppSense
8 9 (8.74%) Cisco
9 7 (6.80%) HP
10 5 (4.85%) IBM
11 4 (3.88%) Sun
12 2 (1.94%) Dell
12 2 (1.94%) Avaya
12 2 (1.94%) BMC
12 2 (1.94%) Remedy
13 1 (0.97%) McAfee
13 1 (0.97%) Sophos
13 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.97%) NetApp
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