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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 29 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.78% 8.05% 7.92%
As % of the Vendors category 10.87% 17.27% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Median daily rate £430 £450 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +95.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £375 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £302
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Median hourly rate - £16.84 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
92 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 44.02% 46.61% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 32
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.92 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.90% -51.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.32 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 June 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 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Local Government
4 15 (65.22%) SCCM
5 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
6 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (47.83%) Office 365
7 9 (39.13%) Migration
7 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
8 8 (34.78%) SCOM
9 7 (30.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 7 (30.43%) MCSA
9 7 (30.43%) MCITP
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (21.74%) XenApp
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) SharePoint

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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
3 5 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
2 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 4 (17.39%) Skype
3 4 (17.39%) SSL
4 3 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 17 (73.91%) Local Government
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) ICT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (8.70%) PKI
6 1 (4.35%) Handset
6 1 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (4.35%) iPad
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 4 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (30.43%) MCITP
2 7 (30.43%) MCSA
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCDST
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) SCCM
2 8 (34.78%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Intune
4 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) AppSense
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) ProCurve