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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 48 53 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.41% 1.09% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 5.03% 2.13% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £169 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.40% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £267 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
378 328 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.91% 50.93% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 179 91
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £168 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £10.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.30 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (58.33%) Windows
2 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (36.67%) MS Office
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (30.00%) VMware
5 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 15 (25.00%) XenApp
7 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
7 13 (21.67%) Finance
8 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 11 (18.33%) Migration
10 10 (16.67%) Network Security
11 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.00%) Blackberry
11 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
12 8 (13.33%) ITIL
12 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (13.33%) Service Management
12 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
12 8 (13.33%) Programme Management
12 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.33%) Dependency Management
13 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
13 7 (11.67%) WorkSite
13 7 (11.67%) CMDB
13 7 (11.67%) Legal
13 7 (11.67%) AppSense
13 7 (11.67%) SQL

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.67%) WorkSite
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (36.67%) MS Office
2 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Vectorworks
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Network Security
2 6 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (6.67%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) DHCP
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
4 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
5 2 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.67%) NAS
6 1 (1.67%) Broadband
6 1 (1.67%) SMTP
6 1 (1.67%) 3G
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Legal
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) German Language
5 1 (1.67%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) PMO Lead
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix Support
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.67%) CMDB
5 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.33%) NHS
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Migration
2 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
3 8 (13.33%) Service Management
3 8 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 8 (13.33%) Dependency Management
4 3 (5.00%) Change Management
4 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.33%) Line Management
6 1 (1.67%) Project Governance
6 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.67%) Project Management
6 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VBScript
2 1 (1.67%) VB
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.67%) CCA
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
1 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.00%) XenApp
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.00%) vSphere
6 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.67%) XenServer
8 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
1 4 (6.67%) EdgeSight
2 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (30.00%) VMware
2 7 (11.67%) AppSense
2 7 (11.67%) Progress
3 4 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
5 2 (3.33%) CommVault
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) NetApp
6 1 (1.67%) Lotus
6 1 (1.67%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.67%) McAfee
6 1 (1.67%) Sophos
6 1 (1.67%) Mercator
6 1 (1.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
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