The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 18 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 41 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.58% 2.99% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 13.31% 6.12% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
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£300 £260 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.41% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% -44.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 278 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.44% 48.94% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 132 91
Average daily rate £350 £330 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) MS Office
3 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
4 22 (37.93%) VMware
5 18 (31.03%) Windows 7
6 16 (27.59%) XenApp
7 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.41%) Windows XP
9 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
9 12 (20.69%) Blackberry
9 12 (20.69%) Migration
9 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (20.69%) vSphere
10 11 (18.97%) Network Security
11 10 (17.24%) Finance
12 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
13 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.79%) SQL
13 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
13 8 (13.79%) Banking
13 8 (13.79%) Dependency Management
14 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
14 7 (12.07%) AppSense
14 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
14 7 (12.07%) ITIL
14 7 (12.07%) Lotus
15 6 (10.34%) Symantec
15 6 (10.34%) Java

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) IBM Notes
4 5 (8.62%) WorkSite
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Network Security
2 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 4 (6.90%) DHCP
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.45%) VoIP
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
6 1 (1.72%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.72%) Firewall
6 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 5 (8.62%) Legal
4 5 (8.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) French Language
6 1 (1.72%) German Language
6 1 (1.72%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Service Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.62%) PMO Lead
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) Citrix Support
7 3 (5.17%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) CMDB
4 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 13 (22.41%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Migration
2 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.79%) Dependency Management
3 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.45%) Line Management
9 1 (1.72%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.72%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.72%) ITSM
9 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.72%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) VBScript
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (3.45%) MCP
3 2 (3.45%) CCA
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCEA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.72%) MCTS
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.59%) XenApp
3 12 (20.69%) vSphere
3 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.34%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.45%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.72%) Xen
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) EdgeSight
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) VMware
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Lotus
3 7 (12.07%) AppSense
4 6 (10.34%) Symantec
5 5 (8.62%) Progress
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco
6 4 (6.90%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.45%) Remedy
9 1 (1.72%) Sophos
9 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.72%) Draytek
9 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.72%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.72%) EMC
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
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