The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 40 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 37 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.23% 3.69% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 7.55% 9.01% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 7
Average daily rate
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£200 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £385 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £17.75 £13.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
490 433 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.72% 40.96% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 198 229
Average daily rate £330 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 35
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £116.25 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 32 £173 -1.42% 10
High Wycombe -8 1 - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
4 29 (45.31%) VMware
5 27 (42.19%) ITIL
6 22 (34.38%) SAN
7 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (32.81%) MCSE
8 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
10 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
10 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
10 18 (28.13%) UNIX
11 17 (26.56%) SQL
12 16 (25.00%) IIS
12 16 (25.00%) MS Office
12 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (21.88%) NAS
13 14 (21.88%) Finance
14 13 (20.31%) BladeLogic
14 13 (20.31%) Windows 2000
14 13 (20.31%) XenApp
15 12 (18.75%) Terminal Services
15 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (18.75%) Backup Exec
16 11 (17.19%) ISA Server
16 11 (17.19%) SLA
16 11 (17.19%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.00%) IIS
3 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) SAN
2 14 (21.88%) NAS
3 7 (10.94%) LAN
3 7 (10.94%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) Firewall
5 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.25%) MPLS
5 4 (6.25%) DSL
5 4 (6.25%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.13%) Broadband
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (3.13%) VoIP
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
8 1 (1.56%) VLAN
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Packager
6 4 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Clustering
3 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (28.13%) UNIX
5 13 (20.31%) Windows 2000
6 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
7 10 (15.63%) Windows NT
8 8 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.56%) Linux
11 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Service Management
3 9 (14.06%) Migration
4 8 (12.50%) Change Management
4 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.56%) ITSM
6 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.56%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (1.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (1.56%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.13%) C
4 1 (1.56%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) VB
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (32.81%) MCSE
2 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
3 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
4 10 (15.63%) MCP
5 7 (10.94%) Degree
6 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.69%) CCNA
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) XenApp
4 12 (18.75%) Terminal Services
5 11 (17.19%) ISA Server
6 10 (15.63%) VMware ESX
6 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (14.06%) vSphere
8 7 (10.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
10 4 (6.25%) NLBS
10 4 (6.25%) Xen
11 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) BladeLogic
2 12 (18.75%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (9.38%) SCOM
4 5 (7.81%) WSUS
5 4 (6.25%) OVSD
6 3 (4.69%) SCCM
6 3 (4.69%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (4.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (3.13%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 29 (45.31%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
3 10 (15.63%) Intel
4 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.25%) Veeam
5 4 (6.25%) NetApp
6 3 (4.69%) AppSense
6 3 (4.69%) Symantec
7 2 (3.13%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (1.56%) Wyse
8 1 (1.56%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.56%) Sophos
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) Cognos
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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