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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.14% 3.30% 5.60%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 6.38% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£175 £475 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% +322.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 47 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 53.81% 51.65% 57.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 39
Average daily rate £280 £385 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £280 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Sophos
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) Symantec
6 9 (34.62%) McAfee
6 9 (34.62%) CA
6 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
6 9 (34.62%) Adobe
6 9 (34.62%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (34.62%) SAP
6 9 (34.62%) Veeam
6 9 (34.62%) Becrypt
7 7 (26.92%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) Validation
8 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
9 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
9 5 (19.23%) Draytek
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
12 2 (7.69%) Fat Client

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Broadband
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Validation
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Sophos
4 9 (34.62%) Symantec
4 9 (34.62%) McAfee
4 9 (34.62%) CA
4 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
4 9 (34.62%) Adobe
4 9 (34.62%) SAP
4 9 (34.62%) Veeam
4 9 (34.62%) Becrypt
5 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
5 5 (19.23%) Draytek
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) AppSense
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