The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 28 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 82 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.00% 2.67% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 11.34% 6.36% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 14 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £334 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £25.00 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
723 519 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.06% 41.96% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 290 248
Average daily rate £350 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 37
Average hourly rate £13.60 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.14% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.25 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 1 £175 - 1
Bolton 0 1 £1,000 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 120 (67.80%) VMware
2 104 (58.76%) Windows
3 76 (42.94%) Active Directory
4 68 (38.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 66 (37.29%) Microsoft
6 62 (35.03%) Migration
7 55 (31.07%) Hyper-V
8 51 (28.81%) SCCM
9 48 (27.12%) ITIL
10 45 (25.42%) Cisco
11 43 (24.29%) Data Centre
12 41 (23.16%) XenApp
13 37 (20.90%) WAN
14 33 (18.64%) MS Exchange
14 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (18.08%) EMC
15 32 (18.08%) SAN
16 30 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (16.38%) Capacity Planning
17 29 (16.38%) SQL
18 28 (15.82%) Microsoft App-V
19 27 (15.25%) Windows 7
20 26 (14.69%) Oracle
21 25 (14.12%) IBM Notes
21 25 (14.12%) Firewall
21 25 (14.12%) Lotus
21 25 (14.12%) CheckPoint
22 24 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
22 24 (13.56%) Oracle Database
23 22 (12.43%) Office 365

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 33 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.12%) IBM Notes
3 20 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.95%) IIS
6 3 (1.69%) Lync
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.13%) TPMS
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.13%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) Liferay
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) MS Office
3 5 (2.82%) MS Project
3 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.43%) Office 365
2 2 (1.13%) IaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (20.90%) WAN
2 32 (18.08%) SAN
3 25 (14.12%) Firewall
4 22 (12.43%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (10.73%) LAN
6 14 (7.91%) SSL
7 12 (6.78%) Network Security
8 10 (5.65%) iSCSI
8 10 (5.65%) VPN
8 10 (5.65%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (4.52%) DNS
9 8 (4.52%) Wireless
10 7 (3.95%) VPLS
10 7 (3.95%) DHCP
10 7 (3.95%) DMZ
10 7 (3.95%) Internet
10 7 (3.95%) MPLS
10 7 (3.95%) OSPF
10 7 (3.95%) BGP
10 7 (3.95%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.13%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MSI
2 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (8.47%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.78%) Local Government
4 8 (4.52%) Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Retail
5 4 (2.26%) Legal
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Law
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (23.16%) Analyst
2 34 (19.21%) Architect
3 28 (15.82%) Support Engineer
4 21 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (11.86%) Project Manager
5 20 (11.30%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (10.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Support Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Security Analyst
11 10 (5.65%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (4.52%) Citrix Analyst
14 7 (3.95%) Project Engineer
15 6 (3.39%) Consultant
15 6 (3.39%) Business Analyst
15 6 (3.39%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.56%) OAuth
3 1 (0.56%) CSS3
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.91%) PKI
3 12 (6.78%) Clustering
4 10 (5.65%) Life Science
5 7 (3.95%) Celerra
5 7 (3.95%) Replication
5 7 (3.95%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.69%) DTV
7 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) BYOD
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Handset
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 104 (58.76%) Windows
2 33 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (15.25%) Windows 7
5 24 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (9.60%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.78%) UNIX
8 11 (6.21%) Solaris
9 8 (4.52%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.95%) Linux
11 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.03%) Migration
2 48 (27.12%) ITIL
3 29 (16.38%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (10.73%) Project Management
5 17 (9.60%) PRINCE2
6 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
7 14 (7.91%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (7.34%) Security Patching
8 13 (7.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (6.78%) Data Protection
9 12 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (6.21%) SIEM
10 11 (6.21%) Change Control
10 11 (6.21%) Application Discovery
10 11 (6.21%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (5.08%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.52%) Service Management
12 8 (4.52%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.52%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.38%) SQL
2 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.69%) C
4 2 (1.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.13%) VBScript
4 2 (1.13%) R
5 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.60%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.91%) MCSE
5 12 (6.78%) CCNA
5 12 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (6.78%) CISMP
5 12 (6.78%) CISM
5 12 (6.78%) CISSP
6 11 (6.21%) MCSA
6 11 (6.21%) CCENT
7 10 (5.65%) CCA
8 7 (3.95%) MCITP
9 6 (3.39%) MCP
10 5 (2.82%) CCEE
11 4 (2.26%) CCAA
11 4 (2.26%) MCTS
11 4 (2.26%) CCIE
12 3 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (10.17%) QA
3 5 (2.82%) SLA
4 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (42.94%) Active Directory
2 68 (38.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (31.07%) Hyper-V
4 41 (23.16%) XenApp
5 28 (15.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (10.73%) Xen
7 16 (9.04%) XenDesktop
8 13 (7.34%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (4.52%) MetaFrame
10 7 (3.95%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (3.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 5 (2.82%) vSphere
12 4 (2.26%) XenServer
13 3 (1.69%) NFS
14 2 (1.13%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 51 (28.81%) SCCM
2 10 (5.65%) SCOM
3 7 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.26%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.26%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.13%) StatsD
6 2 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (67.80%) VMware
2 66 (37.29%) Microsoft
3 45 (25.42%) Cisco
4 32 (18.08%) EMC
5 26 (14.69%) Oracle
6 25 (14.12%) CheckPoint
6 25 (14.12%) Lotus
7 22 (12.43%) SAP
8 17 (9.60%) Clearswift
9 14 (7.91%) Kaspersky
10 13 (7.34%) NetApp
11 12 (6.78%) Symantec
11 12 (6.78%) McAfee
11 12 (6.78%) HP
11 12 (6.78%) AppSense
12 9 (5.08%) Sophos
13 7 (3.95%) Nortel
13 7 (3.95%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.82%) 3PAR
15 4 (2.26%) Red Hat
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