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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 50 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 57 73 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.07% 4.11% 4.16%
As % of the Vendors category 7.21% 9.38% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 32
Median daily rate £325 £310 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £323 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Median hourly rate £17.62 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.80 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £20.55 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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
791 778 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.55% 43.76% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 427 331
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 32
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Stockport -10 1 - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 78 (66.67%) Windows
2 77 (65.81%) Active Directory
3 63 (53.85%) VMware
4 59 (50.43%) Windows Server
5 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (24.79%) Cisco
6 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
6 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
7 28 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (20.51%) HP
9 22 (18.80%) Firewall
9 22 (18.80%) XenApp
9 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (17.95%) Wyse
10 21 (17.95%) ITIL
10 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
10 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
11 19 (16.24%) NetScaler
11 19 (16.24%) Migration
12 18 (15.38%) Application Packaging
13 17 (14.53%) AppSense
14 16 (13.68%) Finance
14 16 (13.68%) SQL
14 16 (13.68%) EMC
15 15 (12.82%) WAN
16 14 (11.97%) LAN
16 14 (11.97%) Thin Client
16 14 (11.97%) Microsoft App-V
16 14 (11.97%) Fat Client

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 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.26%) Skype for Business
3 10 (8.55%) IIS
3 10 (8.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
6 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Office 365
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.71%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.71%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.80%) Firewall
2 19 (16.24%) NetScaler
3 15 (12.82%) WAN
4 14 (11.97%) LAN
5 13 (11.11%) DHCP
5 13 (11.11%) DNS
6 9 (7.69%) SAN
7 8 (6.84%) VPN
7 8 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.98%) VLAN
9 5 (4.27%) Unified Communications
9 5 (4.27%) VoIP
10 4 (3.42%) PBX
10 4 (3.42%) Skype
11 3 (2.56%) MPLS
11 3 (2.56%) NAS
11 3 (2.56%) Network Security
12 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.98%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Law
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
5 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.71%) French Language
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (15.38%) Analyst
1 18 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (13.68%) Architect
2 16 (13.68%) Citrix Specialist
3 8 (6.84%) Consultant
3 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (5.98%) Windows Specialist
5 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.13%) Server Specialist
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server Specialist
6 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (4.27%) Citrix Expert
6 5 (4.27%) Desktop Support
6 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) Middleware
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.97%) Fat Client
2 14 (11.97%) Thin Client
3 12 (10.26%) Life Science
4 6 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 3 (2.56%) BYOD
6 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.56%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) iPhone
8 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (66.67%) Windows
2 59 (50.43%) Windows Server
3 32 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.69%) Linux
8 7 (5.98%) Unix
9 6 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.27%) Solaris
10 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.71%) AIX
12 2 (1.71%) Android
12 2 (1.71%) HPUX
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) ITIL
2 19 (16.24%) Migration
3 18 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
5 9 (7.69%) Project Management
5 9 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (6.84%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.13%) ERP
8 5 (4.27%) Document Management
8 5 (4.27%) IT Governance
8 5 (4.27%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (3.42%) ITSM
9 4 (3.42%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (3.42%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 3 (2.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.27%) C
4 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.13%) CCNA
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (3.42%) MCDST
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) EMCSA
4 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.56%) MCSA
4 3 (2.56%) MCSE
4 3 (2.56%) MOS
4 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.71%) CISM
5 2 (1.71%) CISSP
5 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.85%) CCENT
6 1 (0.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.85%) CLAS
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 77 (65.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (18.80%) XenApp
3 14 (11.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (8.55%) VMware ESX
5 9 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.71%) NFS
7 2 (1.71%) vSphere
7 2 (1.71%) Xen
8 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (7.69%) SCOM
3 5 (4.27%) SCCM
4 3 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.85%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (53.85%) VMware
2 29 (24.79%) Cisco
2 29 (24.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.51%) HP
4 21 (17.95%) Wyse
5 17 (14.53%) AppSense
6 16 (13.68%) EMC
7 12 (10.26%) CheckPoint
8 11 (9.40%) Clearswift
9 10 (8.55%) Intel Security
10 6 (5.13%) Oracle
10 6 (5.13%) SAP
11 4 (3.42%) IBM
11 4 (3.42%) NetApp
11 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.56%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.56%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.71%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.71%) Veeam
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