The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 1.80% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 4.22% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £255 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -10.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 166 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.35% 42.78% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 94 115
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 37 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) IFS Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IFS Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IFS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle