The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 42 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 25 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.92% 0.90% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 7.86% 2.70% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £255 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £199 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £311 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £324
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% -
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South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
318 259 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 33.21% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 172 125
Average daily rate £375 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £34.86 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 38 (73.08%) VMware
2 36 (69.23%) Windows
3 24 (46.15%) WAN
4 23 (44.23%) LAN
4 23 (44.23%) Linux
4 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
4 23 (44.23%) Firewall
4 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
5 22 (42.31%) Apache
6 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 17 (32.69%) CentOS
7 17 (32.69%) XenServer
7 17 (32.69%) Puppet
7 17 (32.69%) Hudson
7 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
7 17 (32.69%) DevOps
7 17 (32.69%) LDAP
7 17 (32.69%) Samba
7 17 (32.69%) Ubuntu
7 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (30.77%) Ruby
8 16 (30.77%) LAMP
8 16 (30.77%) Perl
8 16 (30.77%) PHP
8 16 (30.77%) Salt
8 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
9 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
10 13 (25.00%) XenApp

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (42.31%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.54%) nginx
3 6 (11.54%) Confluence
3 6 (11.54%) MediaWiki
4 5 (9.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.92%) CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) WAN
2 23 (44.23%) LAN
2 23 (44.23%) Firewall
3 17 (32.69%) LDAP
4 12 (23.08%) VPN
5 10 (19.23%) IPsec
6 5 (9.62%) OSPF
6 5 (9.62%) BGP
6 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security
6 5 (9.62%) DNS
6 5 (9.62%) IPv6
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
7 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.92%) VoIP
8 1 (1.92%) SAN
8 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Hudson
1 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
2 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) LAMP
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.54%) Wiki
3 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Linux
3 17 (32.69%) Ubuntu
3 17 (32.69%) CentOS
4 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.54%) Debian
6 6 (11.54%) UNIX
7 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (32.69%) DevOps
2 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.62%) Database Theory
4 5 (9.62%) Relational Database Theory
4 5 (9.62%) Build Automation
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Email Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Change Management
8 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.92%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) Perl
1 16 (30.77%) PHP
1 16 (30.77%) Ruby
1 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
3 13 (25.00%) CCNA
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.46%) MCP
4 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) MCDST
6 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
1 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (32.69%) Samba
2 17 (32.69%) XenServer
3 13 (25.00%) XenApp
4 6 (11.54%) Postfix
5 5 (9.62%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Puppet
2 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (30.77%) Salt
3 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) VMware
2 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Wyse
5 4 (7.69%) McAfee
6 3 (5.77%) Sophos
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) Avaya
8 1 (1.92%) Open Text
8 1 (1.92%) Mitel
8 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
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