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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 19 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 69 45 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.59% 5.58% 8.72%
As % of the Vendors category 16.35% 13.24% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 12 21
Average daily rate
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£650 £270 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £121 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £289 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.40% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 9
Average hourly rate £15.92 £33.28 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.15% -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.32 £17.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £44.25 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £16.25 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+0.43% +7.43%
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
422 340 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.42% 42.18% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 148 158
Average daily rate £450 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £460 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 27
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £48.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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
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 1 April 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 +20 43 £675 +145.45% 4
Chester -5 11 £450 +55.17%
Runcorn -3 2 £375 +38.88% 1
Wilmslow - 1 - - 2
Sandbach - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 31 (36.05%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (34.88%) Oracle
3 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.40%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) Active Directory
3 27 (31.40%) XenApp
3 27 (31.40%) MongoDB
3 27 (31.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 27 (31.40%) IaaS
3 27 (31.40%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (31.40%) StatsD
4 26 (30.23%) AngularJS
4 26 (30.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 26 (30.23%) R
4 26 (30.23%) Node.js
4 26 (30.23%) Tableau
4 26 (30.23%) Big Data
4 26 (30.23%) Hadoop
4 26 (30.23%) Teradata
4 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (29.07%) Machine Learning
6 24 (27.91%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
7 23 (26.74%) Visualisation
8 21 (24.42%) Linux
8 21 (24.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 20 (23.26%) UNIX
10 18 (20.93%) AppSense
11 14 (16.28%) VMware
11 14 (16.28%) .NET

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 26 (30.23%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.40%) IaaS
2 24 (27.91%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Internet
2 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.14%) WAN
2 7 (8.14%) DNS
3 6 (6.98%) DHCP
3 6 (6.98%) Broadband
3 6 (6.98%) VPN
3 6 (6.98%) Wireless
4 5 (5.81%) Firewall
4 5 (5.81%) LAN
5 3 (3.49%) NAS
5 3 (3.49%) VLAN
5 3 (3.49%) SAN
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.05%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (31.40%) MongoDB
2 27 (31.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (30.23%) Big Data
3 26 (30.23%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) DataStage
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MSI
1 4 (4.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (9.30%) Local Government
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) Architect
2 25 (29.07%) Technical Architect
3 18 (20.93%) Digital Architect
4 13 (15.12%) Senior Architect
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Technical Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Digital Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Environment Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) IT Support
10 3 (3.49%) Network Technician
10 3 (3.49%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) AngularJS
1 26 (30.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 14 (16.28%) .NET
3 6 (6.98%) CSS
3 6 (6.98%) SAML
3 6 (6.98%) CSS3
3 6 (6.98%) OAuth
4 4 (4.65%) Application Packaging
4 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Visualisation
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) User Experience
4 6 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.98%) Open Source
5 5 (5.81%) iPad
6 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.49%) iPhone
7 3 (3.49%) CMDB
7 3 (3.49%) FlexPod
7 3 (3.49%) Handset
7 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.33%) Clustering
9 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Windows
2 21 (24.42%) Linux
3 20 (23.26%) UNIX
4 8 (9.30%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.65%) Android
8 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.49%) AIX
9 2 (2.33%) HPUX
9 2 (2.33%) Solaris
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) Machine Learning
3 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (11.63%) Business Transformation
5 8 (9.30%) TOGAF
6 7 (8.14%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.98%) SOA
7 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.81%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Service Management
8 5 (5.81%) Migration
8 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.81%) ITIL
9 2 (2.33%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (2.33%) Web Development
9 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.33%) ITSM
10 1 (1.16%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
2 26 (30.23%) R
3 14 (16.28%) Python
3 14 (16.28%) Java
4 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.14%) VBScript
5 6 (6.98%) SQL
6 4 (4.65%) VB
7 3 (3.49%) Jython
7 3 (3.49%) Perl
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) MCDST
4 2 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
5 1 (1.16%) CCNP
5 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CCA
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.40%) Active Directory
1 27 (31.40%) XenApp
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.65%) XenServer
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (31.40%) StatsD
2 11 (12.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Oracle
2 26 (30.23%) Tableau
2 26 (30.23%) Teradata
3 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.93%) AppSense
5 14 (16.28%) VMware
6 7 (8.14%) Cisco
7 5 (5.81%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Sun
9 3 (3.49%) IBM
10 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.33%) Dell
10 2 (2.33%) BMC
10 2 (2.33%) Avaya
10 2 (2.33%) Remedy
11 1 (1.16%) NetApp
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