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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 14 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.43% 1.46% 8.63%
As % of the Vendors category 25.53% 2.78% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £250 £310 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £310 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £34.06
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 - £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -3.12%
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
47 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 40.87% 52.55% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 34
Average daily rate £360 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.84 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -50.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £14.00 £27.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.13 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Chester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Local Government
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) ITIL
6 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (45.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) Migration
7 8 (40.00%) SCCM
8 7 (35.00%) MCITP
8 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (35.00%) DHCP
8 7 (35.00%) DNS
8 7 (35.00%) MCSA
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (30.00%) VPN
9 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
11 4 (20.00%) Android

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 15 (75.00%) Local Government
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.00%) ICT Support
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) ICT Manager
3 1 (5.00%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Handset
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (35.00%) MCITP
2 7 (35.00%) MCSA
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCDST
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum £250.00 - £300.00 Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago