The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Basingstoke 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 29 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.04% 4.35% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 7.69% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate
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£600 £390 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £15.25 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 143 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 57.81% 56.52% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 85 37
Average daily rate £375 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +81.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.50 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Basingstoke region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Citrix
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee