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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 29 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 29 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.85% 2.28% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 10.86% 4.45% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
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£350 £263 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -0.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £278 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.11% -14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 - £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% -
Citrix
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
267 292 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.65% 51.14% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 146 77
Average daily rate £356 £306 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.32% -14.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £160 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 25
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £29.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 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 26 January 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) MS Office
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
4 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 12 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 11 (21.15%) Migration
7 11 (21.15%) XenApp
8 10 (19.23%) vSphere
8 10 (19.23%) Network Security
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.31%) Finance
9 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
9 9 (17.31%) Banking
10 8 (15.38%) Back Office
10 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (15.38%) Java
10 8 (15.38%) SQL
10 8 (15.38%) Symantec
11 7 (13.46%) Service Management
11 7 (13.46%) Lotus
11 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
11 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
11 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
11 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
3 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.69%) WorkSite
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
1 10 (19.23%) Network Security
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.92%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) SMTP
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
1 9 (17.31%) Banking
2 8 (15.38%) Back Office
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Support Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix Support
6 4 (7.69%) Tester
6 4 (7.69%) PMO Lead
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) CMDB
5 3 (5.77%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) FMCG
6 1 (1.92%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
3 13 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Migration
2 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.46%) Service Management
4 7 (13.46%) Dependency Management
4 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
5 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.85%) Line Management
8 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.92%) Email Migration
8 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.92%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Java
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) CCA
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) MCTS
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) CCEA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
1 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) XenApp
3 10 (19.23%) vSphere
4 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) Xen
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) VMware
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) Symantec
4 7 (13.46%) Lotus
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 6 (11.54%) AppSense
6 4 (7.69%) Progress
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco
7 3 (5.77%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) Remedy
9 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.92%) Draytek
9 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.92%) EMC
9 1 (1.92%) Juniper
9 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
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