Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Citrix
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 -34
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.88% 2.31% 3.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 4.17% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 23
Lancashire median daily rate £303 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.33% +25.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £283 £250 £209
90th Percentile £341 £533 £388
North West median daily rate £300 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -27.27% +26.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - £12.83 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.60% -5.06%
North West median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -21.88% -8.57% +9.38%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 189 360 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 41.54% 55.47% 39.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 228 242
Lancashire median daily rate £415 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -6.43% +27.14%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £205
90th Percentile £610 £544 £550
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 35
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +59.09%
10th Percentile £35.19 £13.28 £12.90
90th Percentile £66.50 £66.01 £47.20
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £18.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.62% +10.03%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Lancashire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Lancashire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Lancashire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +10 2 £288 -23.33%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £305 -
Citrix
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft