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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 59 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 51 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.81% 2.03% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.57% 4.93% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 34
Median daily rate £311 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £193 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Median hourly rate £20.73 £15.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.20% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £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
776 771 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.83% 41.14% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 404 367
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 38
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.43 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £22.71 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 66 (65.35%) Active Directory
2 65 (64.36%) Windows
3 55 (54.46%) VMware
4 53 (52.48%) Windows Server
5 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
6 27 (26.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
7 26 (25.74%) XenApp
8 25 (24.75%) Cisco
8 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (22.77%) Firewall
11 22 (21.78%) HP
12 21 (20.79%) Migration
13 20 (19.80%) MS Exchange
13 20 (19.80%) NetScaler
14 19 (18.81%) Wyse
15 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
16 17 (16.83%) AppSense
17 16 (15.84%) SQL
17 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (14.85%) Application Packaging
18 15 (14.85%) ITIL
18 15 (14.85%) EMC
19 14 (13.86%) Thin Client
19 14 (13.86%) WAN
19 14 (13.86%) Fat Client
20 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
20 13 (12.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 13 (12.87%) DHCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 20 (19.80%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.95%) IIS
5 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.98%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Office 365
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.98%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Firewall
2 20 (19.80%) NetScaler
3 14 (13.86%) WAN
4 13 (12.87%) DHCP
4 13 (12.87%) DNS
4 13 (12.87%) LAN
5 9 (8.91%) SAN
5 9 (8.91%) VPN
6 7 (6.93%) VLAN
6 7 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.95%) Unified Communications
8 5 (4.95%) VoIP
9 4 (3.96%) MPLS
9 4 (3.96%) PBX
9 4 (3.96%) Skype
10 3 (2.97%) IPsec
10 3 (2.97%) NAS
11 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) DB2
3 1 (0.99%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Local Government
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
5 1 (0.99%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) Analyst
2 16 (15.84%) Citrix Specialist
3 12 (11.88%) Architect
4 8 (7.92%) Citrix Expert
4 8 (7.92%) Consultant
5 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (4.95%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.96%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.86%) Fat Client
2 14 (13.86%) Thin Client
3 9 (8.91%) Life Science
4 5 (4.95%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.95%) PKI
5 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) BYOD
5 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.97%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
7 1 (0.99%) iPhone
7 1 (0.99%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (64.36%) Windows
2 53 (52.48%) Windows Server
3 27 (26.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.90%) Linux
7 6 (5.94%) Unix
8 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.95%) Solaris
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.96%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.98%) AIX
11 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.98%) HPUX
12 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) Migration
2 15 (14.85%) Application Packaging
2 15 (14.85%) ITIL
3 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.94%) ERP
6 6 (5.94%) Project Management
7 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.95%) IT Governance
7 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.96%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.96%) Re-Platforming
8 4 (3.96%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.97%) Application Discovery
9 3 (2.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.97%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.97%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) SQL
2 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.95%) C
4 2 (1.98%) VBScript
5 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.95%) CCNA
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.97%) CCNP
4 3 (2.97%) EMCSA
4 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.99%) CCENT
6 1 (0.99%) CCIE
6 1 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.99%) CISM
6 1 (0.99%) CISMP
6 1 (0.99%) CISSP
6 1 (0.99%) MCP
6 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (65.35%) Active Directory
2 26 (25.74%) XenApp
3 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 11 (10.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (9.90%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.98%) NFS
9 2 (1.98%) vSphere
9 2 (1.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (7.92%) SCCM
3 4 (3.96%) SCOM
4 3 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.99%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (54.46%) VMware
2 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
3 25 (24.75%) Cisco
4 22 (21.78%) HP
5 19 (18.81%) Wyse
6 17 (16.83%) AppSense
7 15 (14.85%) EMC
8 12 (11.88%) CheckPoint
9 11 (10.89%) Clearswift
10 10 (9.90%) Intel Security
11 6 (5.94%) Oracle
11 6 (5.94%) SAP
12 4 (3.96%) NetApp
13 3 (2.97%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.97%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.97%) IBM
13 3 (2.97%) LANDesk
13 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.98%) Dell
14 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
Manchester, Lancashire
Henderson Scott
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago