The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 20 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.94% 3.69% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 8.76% 7.20% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.33 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.03% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
137 125 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.38% 51.23% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 25
Average daily rate £360 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £206 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.84 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +98.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CA
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) FreeRADIUS
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Regular Expression
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) IPsec
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) BGP
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) IBM

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (26.67%) IPsec
2 4 (26.67%) BGP
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) VLAN
2 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Chief Technology Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (26.67%) SUSE
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Contact Management
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
1 4 (26.67%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) CA
2 4 (26.67%) Splunk
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Remedy
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Google