The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Presentation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Presentation Server over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Presentation Server
England / North West
Rank 128 159 136
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.026% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 0.31% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £300 £245 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -30.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £245 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £274 £290
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
267 326 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.43% 8.42% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 156 108
Median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 53 60
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £32.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Citrix Presentation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Citrix Presentation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Citrix Presentation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Citrix Presentation Server
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 Presentation Server across the North West region.

Citrix Presentation Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Citrix Presentation Server
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 Presentation Server across the North West region.

Citrix Presentation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Citrix Presentation Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +23 2 £275 +12.24%
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
Citrix Presentation Server
England

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 North West region with a requirement for Citrix Presentation Server.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) AppSense
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) Wyse
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Local Government
5 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Application Discovery
5 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) WSUS
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Expert
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Application Discovery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VB6
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) VMware GSX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) MOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) AppSense
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Wyse
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire