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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 24 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.94% 1.28% 7.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 2.34% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £281
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 - £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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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
133 128 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.88% 54.70% 60.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 45
Average daily rate £400 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £11.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.38 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £101.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
4 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Banking
4 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
5 4 (18.18%) Telemarketing
5 4 (18.18%) Marketing
5 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) Advertising
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) B2B
5 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 4 (18.18%) Online Marketing
5 4 (18.18%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Social Media
6 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VLAN
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) WinRunner
1 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) Advertising
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Chief Technology Officer
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Telemarketing
2 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) B2B
2 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
2 4 (18.18%) Online Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) MCTS
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Netcool
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee
3 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu