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 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 58 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 44 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.55% 2.26% 4.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.49% 5.91% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 27
Median daily rate £313 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £135 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 12
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
765 745 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 46.50% 38.26% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 366 382
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 46
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.95 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £21.50
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 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 4 December 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Bolton - 3 £197 -
Stockport - 1 £650 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 50 (54.95%) Windows
2 46 (50.55%) Active Directory
3 42 (46.15%) VMware
4 41 (45.05%) Windows Server
5 32 (35.16%) Microsoft
6 25 (27.47%) Firewall
7 23 (25.27%) Cisco
8 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (20.88%) XenApp
9 19 (20.88%) SCCM
9 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
11 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
11 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (17.58%) Intel Security
12 16 (17.58%) ITIL
13 14 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (14.29%) SQL
14 13 (14.29%) WAN
15 12 (13.19%) LAN
15 12 (13.19%) XenDesktop
15 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (13.19%) NetScaler
15 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
16 11 (12.09%) VLAN
17 10 (10.99%) Skype for Business
17 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
17 10 (10.99%) MS Excel

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 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) IIS
5 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.30%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.10%) JBoss
8 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.10%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.47%) Firewall
2 13 (14.29%) WAN
3 12 (13.19%) LAN
3 12 (13.19%) NetScaler
4 11 (12.09%) VLAN
5 10 (10.99%) VPN
6 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.79%) DNS
7 8 (8.79%) SAN
8 7 (7.69%) DHCP
8 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
10 4 (4.40%) MPLS
10 4 (4.40%) PBX
10 4 (4.40%) VoIP
11 3 (3.30%) IPsec
11 3 (3.30%) NAS
11 3 (3.30%) Skype
12 2 (2.20%) Internet
13 1 (1.10%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) DB2
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Local Government
5 2 (2.20%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Architect
4 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Consultant
4 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Citrix Specialist
6 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.49%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.49%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.49%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.40%) Life Science
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) BYOD
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.95%) Windows
2 41 (45.05%) Windows Server
3 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.49%) Linux
6 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.30%) Unix
8 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.10%) AIX
10 1 (1.10%) HPUX
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) ITIL
2 7 (7.69%) Migration
3 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
3 6 (6.59%) Project Management
3 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (5.49%) ERP
4 5 (5.49%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.49%) Software Deployment
5 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.40%) Document Management
5 4 (4.40%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.30%) Application Discovery
6 3 (3.30%) Application Packaging
6 3 (3.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (3.30%) Release Management
6 3 (3.30%) Service Management
6 3 (3.30%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (3.30%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.40%) C
4 2 (2.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.40%) CCNA
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) CCNP
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) CCA
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (50.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.88%) XenApp
3 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) XenDesktop
4 7 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (5.49%) ProxySG
7 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.20%) vSphere
9 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.10%) NFS
9 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (20.88%) SCCM
2 14 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (7.69%) WSUS
4 4 (4.40%) SCOM
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) VMware
2 32 (35.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.27%) Cisco
4 16 (17.58%) Intel Security
5 10 (10.99%) AppSense
5 10 (10.99%) HP
6 9 (9.89%) NetApp
6 9 (9.89%) Wyse
7 8 (8.79%) EMC
8 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.69%) Clearswift
9 5 (5.49%) Blue Coat
9 5 (5.49%) Oracle
10 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.30%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.30%) Lotus
11 2 (2.20%) F5
11 2 (2.20%) IBM
11 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
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