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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 28 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 33 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.87% 6.12% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 10.38% 12.76% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 7
Average daily rate £305 £313 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% -14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £197 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £390 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +160.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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
318 290 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.90% 47.93% 51.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 147 142
Average daily rate £363 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 13
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.20 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 33 (48.53%) Windows 7
4 31 (45.59%) Windows XP
5 25 (36.76%) MS Office
5 25 (36.76%) Blackberry
6 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 20 (29.41%) Finance
8 17 (25.00%) Law
8 17 (25.00%) SCCM
8 17 (25.00%) ITIL
9 16 (23.53%) Legal
9 16 (23.53%) iManage
10 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 11 (16.18%) Dell
11 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (16.18%) XenApp
12 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (14.71%) Migration
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (14.71%) Sophos
13 8 (11.76%) VPN
13 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (10.29%) XenDesktop
14 7 (10.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (10.29%) German Language
14 7 (10.29%) IBM Notes
14 7 (10.29%) Lotus
15 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (10.29%) IBM Notes
2 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (36.76%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (11.76%) VPN
3 6 (8.82%) Wireless
4 5 (7.35%) SAN
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) DNS
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) WAN
7 2 (2.94%) ADSL
7 2 (2.94%) Internet
7 2 (2.94%) Junos
7 2 (2.94%) LAN
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
7 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) DHCP
8 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 17 (25.00%) Law
3 16 (23.53%) Legal
4 7 (10.29%) German Language
5 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Billing
5 2 (2.94%) Front Office
5 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Service Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Legal Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Desktop Support
5 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) iPhone
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
5 2 (2.94%) SecurID
6 1 (1.47%) BYOD
6 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) Windows 7
3 31 (45.59%) Windows XP
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Android
6 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.94%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Change Management
6 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (2.94%) Coaching
8 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.94%) ITSM
8 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.94%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.94%) Ticket Management
8 2 (2.94%) Time Management
8 2 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) MCDST
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) XenApp
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (10.29%) XenDesktop
4 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) iManage
3 11 (16.18%) Dell
4 10 (14.71%) Sophos
5 7 (10.29%) Lotus
6 5 (7.35%) VMware
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco
7 4 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) Acronis
8 3 (4.41%) IBM
9 2 (2.94%) Mitel
9 2 (2.94%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle
9 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.47%) Adobe
10 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.47%) EMC
10 1 (1.47%) Intel
10 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
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