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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
North West / Lancashire
Rank 29 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.90% 3.02% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 6.02% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 13
Median daily rate - £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +0.30% -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year -15.15% +3.61%  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 88 216 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 41.90% 50.12% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 130 106
Median daily rate £431 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.80% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 46 16
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +203.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 2 - - 1
Lancaster - 2 - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Licensing
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Citrix
Top Related 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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