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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 45 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.67% 2.56% 6.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 7.05% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 15
Median daily rate £110 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.80% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +55.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
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
162 156 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.18% 36.28% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 84 128
Median daily rate £410 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Apple
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
3 5 (41.67%) Drupal
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (41.67%) Verint
3 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
3 5 (41.67%) Samsung
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) IFS
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP

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 5 (41.67%) Drupal
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Samsung
2 5 (41.67%) Verint
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) IFS
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco