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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 50 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.08% 3.85% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 9.21% 9.09% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £165 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £143 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
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 £11.60 £13.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.70 £13.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
543 429 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.33% 42.39% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 202 216
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 40
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.90 £9.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 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 22 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 +3 44 £175 +12.90% 2
Aylesbury - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
3 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (45.07%) VMware
5 28 (39.44%) ITIL
6 27 (38.03%) Active Directory
6 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (35.21%) MCSE
8 23 (32.39%) SAN
9 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
10 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
11 19 (26.76%) SC Cleared
12 18 (25.35%) MS Exchange
12 18 (25.35%) SLA
13 17 (23.94%) Cisco
13 17 (23.94%) IIS
13 17 (23.94%) MS Office
14 16 (22.54%) UNIX
14 16 (22.54%) Finance
14 16 (22.54%) NAS
15 15 (21.13%) BladeLogic
16 14 (19.72%) Windows 7
16 14 (19.72%) SQL
16 14 (19.72%) Windows 2000
16 14 (19.72%) MCP
17 13 (18.31%) LAN
17 13 (18.31%) WAN
17 13 (18.31%) Terminal Services

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (25.35%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.94%) IIS
3 11 (15.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (15.49%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) Lync
7 1 (1.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) NAS
3 13 (18.31%) LAN
3 13 (18.31%) WAN
4 12 (16.90%) Firewall
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.45%) TACACS
7 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.63%) MPLS
7 4 (5.63%) BIG-IP
7 4 (5.63%) DSL
8 3 (4.23%) Broadband
9 2 (2.82%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (2.82%) VPN
9 2 (2.82%) DHCP
9 2 (2.82%) VoIP
10 1 (1.41%) IPsec
10 1 (1.41%) VLAN
10 1 (1.41%) DNS
10 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.41%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (12.68%) Administrator
3 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Server Support
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Project Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Wintel Administrator
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) WAMP
2 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Clustering
2 9 (12.68%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Thin Client
3 5 (7.04%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.63%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (22.54%) UNIX
5 14 (19.72%) Windows 7
5 14 (19.72%) Windows 2000
6 11 (15.49%) Windows NT
7 10 (14.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.63%) Windows Vista
10 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.41%) Linux
11 1 (1.41%) Android
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Change Management
3 10 (14.08%) Service Management
4 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.27%) Migration
6 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.63%) Fault Management
7 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.41%) ITSM
10 1 (1.41%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (1.41%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.41%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.41%) Project Management
10 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.41%) Build Automation
10 1 (1.41%) Software Distribution
10 1 (1.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
3 1 (1.41%) VB
3 1 (1.41%) C
3 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (35.21%) MCSE
3 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
4 19 (26.76%) SC Cleared
5 14 (19.72%) MCP
6 8 (11.27%) Degree
6 8 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
7 6 (8.45%) CCSA
7 6 (8.45%) CCSE
8 5 (7.04%) CCNP
9 4 (5.63%) CCNA
10 3 (4.23%) CNA
10 3 (4.23%) CNE
10 3 (4.23%) Novell Certification
11 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.35%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (38.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.31%) Terminal Services
3 13 (18.31%) ISA Server
4 12 (16.90%) VMware ESX
5 11 (15.49%) XenApp
5 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (11.27%) vSphere
7 6 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (7.04%) Xen
9 4 (5.63%) NLBS
9 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.41%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.41%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) BladeLogic
2 10 (14.08%) Backup Exec
3 7 (9.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (9.86%) SCOM
4 5 (7.04%) OVSD
4 5 (7.04%) WSUS
5 3 (4.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (2.82%) SCCM
6 2 (2.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.82%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.41%) ZENworks
7 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
2 32 (45.07%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Cisco
4 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
4 11 (15.49%) Intel
5 7 (9.86%) Juniper
6 6 (8.45%) F5
6 6 (8.45%) Nokia
6 6 (8.45%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.63%) Veeam
7 4 (5.63%) NetApp
7 4 (5.63%) Symantec
7 4 (5.63%) Computacenter
8 3 (4.23%) AppSense
8 3 (4.23%) Remedy
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) EMC
9 2 (2.82%) Lotus
9 2 (2.82%) Wyse
10 1 (1.41%) Altiris
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