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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 26 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.30% 2.29% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.95% 4.69% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £140 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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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
84 64 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 38.71% 48.85% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 30
Average daily rate £370 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £273 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.84% +140.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) Sophos
5 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) Symantec
7 7 (28.00%) McAfee
7 7 (28.00%) CA
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) Adobe
7 7 (28.00%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (28.00%) SAP
7 7 (28.00%) Veeam
7 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (28.00%) Becrypt
8 6 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
8 6 (24.00%) Draytek
8 6 (24.00%) MS Office
8 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.00%) Validation
10 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
10 3 (12.00%) SLA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Validation
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Email Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) Sophos
4 7 (28.00%) SAP
4 7 (28.00%) Adobe
4 7 (28.00%) CA
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
4 7 (28.00%) McAfee
4 7 (28.00%) Veeam
4 7 (28.00%) Becrypt
5 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
5 6 (24.00%) Draytek
6 1 (4.00%) AppSense
6 1 (4.00%) HP