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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 15 47 7
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -40
Contract jobs citing Citrix 31 4 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.27% 0.82% 13.01%
As % of the Vendors category 18.67% 1.96% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 27
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£300 £500 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £500 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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
166 204 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.27% 41.98% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 147 66
Average daily rate £338 £355 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 3
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.90 £20.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £12.50 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Luton +30 17 £300 - 1
Bedford - 11 £300 - 1
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 33 (63.46%) Windows
1 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
1 33 (63.46%) VMware
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (44.23%) ITIL
4 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 12 (23.08%) Cisco
8 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
9 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 10 (19.23%) DNS
9 10 (19.23%) Local Government
9 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (17.31%) DHCP
10 9 (17.31%) NHS
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.38%) XenApp
12 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
12 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
12 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
12 7 (13.46%) VoIP
12 7 (13.46%) WAN
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
13 6 (11.54%) MS Office
13 6 (11.54%) LAN
13 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (11.54%) CCNA
13 6 (11.54%) Thin Client

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.77%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) DNS
2 9 (17.31%) DHCP
3 7 (13.46%) VoIP
3 7 (13.46%) WAN
4 6 (11.54%) LAN
4 6 (11.54%) IP Telephony
5 5 (9.62%) SAN
5 5 (9.62%) Firewall
6 3 (5.77%) VLAN
6 3 (5.77%) VPN
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.85%) SSH
7 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.85%) Wireless
7 2 (3.85%) OSPF
7 2 (3.85%) Telnet
7 2 (3.85%) VRRP
8 1 (1.92%) Network Security
8 1 (1.92%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (19.23%) Local Government
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (9.62%) Network Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Applications Packager
4 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) NHS
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 6 (11.54%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.54%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 2 (3.85%) Network Design
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) CRM
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.85%) SOA
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.85%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) C++
2 2 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCNA
3 5 (9.62%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCA
6 2 (3.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
7 1 (1.92%) HNC
7 1 (1.92%) HND
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) CCDA
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.92%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) TickIT
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.38%) XenApp
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.77%) vSphere
7 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.92%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.92%) Firmware
8 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.92%) XenServer
8 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (63.46%) VMware
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.08%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Symantec
5 4 (7.69%) Lotus
5 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Mitel
7 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.92%) IronPort
7 1 (1.92%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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