The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 37 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.84% 2.76% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 4.73% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
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 Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
164 148 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 69.20% 58.27% 52.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 88 32
Average daily rate £348 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 20
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.61 £175.00 £39.00
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 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
4 8 (47.06%) SCCM
5 7 (41.18%) Symantec
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) MCSE
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Intel
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Banking
10 1 (5.88%) SQL
10 1 (5.88%) MS Office
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
10 1 (5.88%) VPN
10 1 (5.88%) SLA
10 1 (5.88%) Dell
10 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
10 1 (5.88%) Project Management
10 1 (5.88%) Wyse
10 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.88%) AppSense
10 1 (5.88%) PKI
10 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
10 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
10 1 (5.88%) XenApp

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Designer
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Project Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense
4 1 (5.88%) Lumension
4 1 (5.88%) Wyse
4 1 (5.88%) Dell