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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 28 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.39% 4.91% 3.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 10.16% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£150 £370 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.45% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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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
111 128 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 51.39% 48.30% 62.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 31
Average daily rate £313 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (33.33%) Becrypt
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Netcool
4 1 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) CA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool/Webtop
1 1 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) AppSense
1 2 (33.33%) Becrypt
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware