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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 32 20 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.85% 6.76% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 11.67% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Average daily rate
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£260 £335 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +38.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
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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
114 120 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 48.72% 57.97% 52.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 70 80
Average daily rate £413 £336 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.67% -9.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.90 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) ATM
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) SUSE
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle