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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 15 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.50% 3.30% 5.74%
As % of the Vendors category 17.43% 6.82% 10.29%
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 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.73
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 44 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 54.50% 48.35% 55.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 38
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 £155
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 10 3 2
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 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 29 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 29 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 (70.37%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Sophos
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) Veeam
6 9 (33.33%) Becrypt
6 9 (33.33%) Symantec
6 9 (33.33%) McAfee
6 9 (33.33%) CA
6 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 9 (33.33%) Adobe
6 9 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (33.33%) SAP
7 7 (25.93%) MS Office
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 6 (22.22%) Validation
8 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
9 5 (18.52%) Draytek
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.11%) SLA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (3.70%) Email Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Sophos
4 9 (33.33%) SAP
4 9 (33.33%) Adobe
4 9 (33.33%) CA
4 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 9 (33.33%) Symantec
4 9 (33.33%) McAfee
4 9 (33.33%) Veeam
4 9 (33.33%) Becrypt
5 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
5 5 (18.52%) Draytek
6 1 (3.70%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) HP