The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 38 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.96% 1.32% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 3.57% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £140 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -49.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 61.24% 36.84% 61.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 26
Average daily rate £370 £305 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% +45.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £239 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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
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 21 November 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Sophos
7 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
7 3 (21.43%) Draytek
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) WAN
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
9 1 (7.14%) Symantec
9 1 (7.14%) McAfee
9 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Email Migration
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Sophos
4 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
4 3 (21.43%) Draytek
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Becrypt
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) SAP