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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 35 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 17 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.32% 4.68% 11.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 11.26% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 30
Median daily rate £375 £280 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £211 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £11.65 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.04% +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Citrix
North West

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
221 151 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.37% 41.60% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 94 121
Median daily rate £388 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £31.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -7 6 £375 +38.88%
Chorley -4 3 - -
Preston - 1 - - 1
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) HP
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
5 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (25.00%) DHCP
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Verint
6 5 (20.83%) Samsung
6 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (20.83%) AirWatch
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) Apple
6 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
6 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure

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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.83%) Drupal
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) FileNet
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IFS Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Messaging Support
5 2 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
1 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
1 5 (20.83%) Smartphone
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Life Science
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Tandem
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (16.67%) HPUX
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) System Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) User Stories
6 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) JCL
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Brightmail
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) AirWatch
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) StatsD
2 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Apple
4 5 (20.83%) Samsung
4 5 (20.83%) Verint
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) IFS
6 2 (8.33%) Apigee
6 2 (8.33%) Compaq
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Genesys
6 2 (8.33%) Informatica
6 2 (8.33%) IronPort
6 2 (8.33%) Mashery
6 2 (8.33%) Polycom
6 2 (8.33%) Teradata
6 2 (8.33%) ThinPrint