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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 52 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 1.84% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 5.50% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 2
Median daily rate £550 £295 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £515 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £314 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
336 382 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.42% 33.51% 43.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 246 146
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +14 9 £650 +116.66% 3
Crewe - 2 £394 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 40 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 29 (48.33%) Migration
4 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
7 18 (30.00%) EMC
7 18 (30.00%) Oracle
7 18 (30.00%) DHCP
8 17 (28.33%) Linux
8 17 (28.33%) SQL
8 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (26.67%) AIX
9 16 (26.67%) DB2
9 16 (26.67%) Solaris
9 16 (26.67%) Mainframe
10 15 (25.00%) HPUX
10 15 (25.00%) VMware
10 15 (25.00%) SCCM
11 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
12 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.33%) Windows Server
12 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.33%) Office 365
13 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (16.67%) XenApp
14 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
15 8 (13.33%) Thin Client

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 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Office 365
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
4 2 (3.33%) PaaS
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) DHCP
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 6 (10.00%) LAN
3 6 (10.00%) WAN
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
5 4 (6.67%) Skype
5 4 (6.67%) SSL
6 3 (5.00%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) VPN
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.33%) PCoIP
7 2 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.33%) Softphone
7 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.33%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) Network Security
8 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) DB2
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Vagrant
2 4 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Gradle
3 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Local Government
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Architect
2 5 (8.33%) AIX Architect
2 5 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (8.33%) Lead Architect
2 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (5.00%) Consultant
4 3 (5.00%) Designer
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 8 (13.33%) Thin Client
4 5 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (8.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (26.67%) AIX
3 16 (26.67%) Solaris
4 15 (25.00%) HPUX
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server
6 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (10.00%) Unix
8 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Migration
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Service Management
4 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.67%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (5.00%) Application Packaging
5 3 (5.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Service Design
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.00%) TDD
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (5.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) CCEA
4 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.33%) CCNP
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) CCIE
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.67%) XenApp
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) SCCM
2 7 (11.67%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.33%) SmoothWall
4 2 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) EMC
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
3 15 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) AppSense
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) HP
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
6 5 (8.33%) Juniper
7 3 (5.00%) F5
8 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.33%) Avaya
8 2 (3.33%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.67%) Lotus
9 1 (1.67%) Wyse
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
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