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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 36 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.56% 2.05% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 6.67% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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
151 45 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 58.98% 30.82% 49.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 27 30
Average daily rate £400 £305 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +25.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £15.65 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Sophos
5 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (25.00%) Draytek
6 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (25.00%) Draytek
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya