The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 37 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.77% 4.00% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 14.29% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.95% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +5.25%
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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 Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
62 49 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.94% 28.00% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 43
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £204 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.21 £17.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £17.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.91 £17.00 £22.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) CCA
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Extranet
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) Database Security
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Validation
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCA
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft