The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 34 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.09% 5.11% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 10.00% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £205 £270 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.07% +17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £25.92 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Citrix
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 90 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 44.57% 51.14% 52.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 44 25
Median daily rate £419 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 8
Median hourly rate - £18.75 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SCCM
4 10 (62.50%) Local Government
5 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) SCOM
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) MCITP
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) XenApp
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 3 (18.75%) PaaS
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (18.75%) Skype
2 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 10 (62.50%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) ICT Support
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
1 4 (25.00%) MCSA
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 7 (43.75%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) AppSense
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) ProCurve