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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 32 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 25 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.93% 3.38% 2.31%
As % of the Vendors category 8.99% 8.61% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 7
Median daily rate £500 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £208 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £488 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £19.63 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £17.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.93 £33.75 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
278 395 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.71% 39.23% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 249 185
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £232 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 14 £600 +100.00% 6
Macclesfield -3 2 - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) Migration
4 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
5 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 9 (23.68%) MS Office
7 8 (21.05%) Firewall
7 8 (21.05%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) WSUS
8 7 (18.42%) SCCM
8 7 (18.42%) DHCP
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (15.79%) XenApp
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
10 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
10 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
10 5 (13.16%) VPN
10 5 (13.16%) Intel Security

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 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) SSL
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) NAS
6 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Gradle
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.89%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) AIX Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.53%) AIX
3 4 (10.53%) HPUX
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Solaris
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Software Deployment
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.89%) Service Design
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Network Design
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Code Coverage
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
7 1 (2.63%) IT Governance
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) VB
2 2 (5.26%) VB6
2 2 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) CCEA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) BS25999
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) COSO
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) XenApp
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
3 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) VMware GSX
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
1 7 (18.42%) WSUS
2 5 (13.16%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.26%) MOM
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
5 4 (10.53%) EMC
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) AppSense
6 3 (7.89%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
7 2 (5.26%) Lotus
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago