The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 132 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.30% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 1.62% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £94.25 £25.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+277.00% +16.63%
Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
530 494 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 17.88% 18.81% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 219 336
Average daily rate £328 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £479 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 45
Average hourly rate £21.50 £31.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.20% +45.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Manchester -4 1 - - 7
Cheshire - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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