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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 31 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.95% 1.67% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 2.96% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £324
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 135 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.95% 56.25% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 75 36
Average daily rate £300 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £304 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.90 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Citrix
Hampshire

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 24 April 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) WinRunner
5 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
5 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Netcool
5 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) Veritas
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Netcool
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp