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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 23 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.67% 5.12% 6.28%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 9.39% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £239 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £402 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.40% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.43%
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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
157 181 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 52.33% 54.52% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 73 36
Average daily rate £350 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £195 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.88 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Telemarketing
6 4 (17.39%) Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) Online Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) vSphere
6 4 (17.39%) Social Media
6 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
6 4 (17.39%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 4 (17.39%) Advertising
6 4 (17.39%) B2B
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 4 (17.39%) CA
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) AIX
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) DB2
7 3 (13.04%) Apache
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) BGP
2 3 (13.04%) IPsec
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) VLAN
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
1 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Chief Technology Officer
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) AIX
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) SUSE
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) Telemarketing
2 4 (17.39%) Online Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) B2B
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Contact Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (8.70%) Firmware
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) CA
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.04%) Splunk
5 2 (8.70%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu