The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 28 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.57% 4.43% 9.78%
As % of the Vendors category 7.78% 9.69% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 13
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£370 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £76.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Citrix
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
180 196 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.92% 45.69% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 105 54
Average daily rate £425 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 6 £370 - 2
Luton +1 4 - - 2
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) ITIL
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
5 9 (31.03%) Lotus
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
6 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
6 8 (27.59%) MS Office
7 7 (24.14%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (20.69%) VoIP
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (17.24%) Network Design
9 5 (17.24%) DNS
9 5 (17.24%) SLA
9 5 (17.24%) DHCP
9 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.24%) LAN
10 4 (13.79%) VPN
10 4 (13.79%) WAN
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (13.79%) Change Management
10 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.79%) Wireless
10 4 (13.79%) SecurID

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
2 7 (24.14%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) VoIP
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) Wireless
4 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) VRRP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.79%) SecurID
2 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.90%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) TickIT
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Lotus
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) McAfee
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Intel
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £38 - £40.5 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago