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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 30 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.32% 3.83% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 7.63% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£150 £373 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.73% +16.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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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
131 118 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 57.71% 50.21% 64.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 34 32
Average daily rate £300 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £406 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 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 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool/Webtop
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle