The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 19 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.97% - 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 8.57% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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 Knutsford region.

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 34.65% 43.66% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 10
Average daily rate £413 £406 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £294 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) TestComplete
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCEA
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Apple