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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 56 25 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 48 86 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.72% 5.70% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 12.45% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 53 16
Median daily rate £325 £310 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £210 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
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
741 691 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.94% 45.82% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 371 277
Median daily rate £400 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 36
Median hourly rate £12.58 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.11% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £38.50 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 71 (73.96%) Windows
2 61 (63.54%) Active Directory
3 45 (46.88%) VMware
4 40 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (23.96%) HP
9 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 21 (21.88%) Wyse
10 20 (20.83%) ITIL
11 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
12 18 (18.75%) Application Packaging
12 18 (18.75%) MS Office
12 18 (18.75%) AppSense
12 18 (18.75%) Migration
13 17 (17.71%) Finance
13 17 (17.71%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (16.67%) XenApp
14 16 (16.67%) Cisco
14 16 (16.67%) NetScaler
15 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
16 13 (13.54%) Thin Client
16 13 (13.54%) Manufacturing
16 13 (13.54%) Fat Client
17 12 (12.50%) Life Science
17 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (11.46%) 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 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.04%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Office
2 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 11 (11.46%) DHCP
3 10 (10.42%) DNS
4 9 (9.38%) LAN
5 7 (7.29%) VPN
5 7 (7.29%) WAN
6 6 (6.25%) Firewall
6 6 (6.25%) VLAN
7 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.17%) SAN
9 3 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.13%) Network Security
10 2 (2.08%) VoIP
11 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.04%) H.323
11 1 (1.04%) Softphone
11 1 (1.04%) SSL
11 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) DB2
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) SAP BW
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.42%) Banking
4 9 (9.38%) Legal
5 8 (8.33%) Law
6 4 (4.17%) French Language
6 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.13%) German Language
8 2 (2.08%) Italian Language
8 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.04%) Back Office
9 1 (1.04%) Electronics
9 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.04%) Marketing
9 1 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Analyst
1 17 (17.71%) Citrix Specialist
2 11 (11.46%) Architect
2 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (6.25%) Citrix Expert
5 6 (6.25%) Consultant
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.21%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (5.21%) Windows Specialist
7 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.04%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Fat Client
2 13 (13.54%) Thin Client
3 12 (12.50%) Life Science
4 8 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.17%) PKI
6 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.13%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) iPad
8 1 (1.04%) iPhone
8 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (73.96%) Windows
2 40 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.33%) Linux
8 6 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.21%) Solaris
9 5 (5.21%) Unix
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.08%) AIX
11 2 (2.08%) Android
11 2 (2.08%) HPUX
12 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Application Packaging
2 18 (18.75%) Migration
3 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.33%) Project Management
6 7 (7.29%) Document Management
7 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (4.17%) ITSM
9 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.13%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Release Management
10 3 (3.13%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (2.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) C
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (7.29%) MCDST
2 7 (7.29%) MOS
3 5 (5.21%) CCNA
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.17%) MCSA
4 4 (4.17%) MCSE
5 3 (3.13%) EMCSA
5 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.08%) CISM
6 2 (2.08%) CISSP
6 2 (2.08%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (1.04%) CCEA
7 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 61 (63.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (16.67%) XenApp
5 8 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (3.13%) NFS
6 3 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.13%) vSphere
6 3 (3.13%) Xen
7 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) SCOM
2 3 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.04%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (46.88%) VMware
2 23 (23.96%) HP
3 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.88%) Wyse
4 18 (18.75%) AppSense
5 16 (16.67%) Cisco
6 9 (9.38%) EMC
7 6 (6.25%) SAP
8 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.21%) IBM
9 4 (4.17%) Clearswift
9 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.13%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.13%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.13%) NetApp
10 3 (3.13%) Oracle
11 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.08%) Avaya
11 2 (2.08%) Dell
11 2 (2.08%) Veeam
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