The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Warrington 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 18 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.55% 3.13% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 10.96% 5.75% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £198 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.13 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.44%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 87 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 41.48% 54.38% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 15
Average daily rate £413 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £173 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
Cheshire

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Citrix 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.

1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Veeam
3 4 (33.33%) Becrypt
3 4 (33.33%) Adobe
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) McAfee
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) LAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Citrix 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Veeam
3 4 (33.33%) Becrypt
3 4 (33.33%) Adobe
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) McAfee
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) F5
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago