The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 61 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 22 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.67% 5.60% 3.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.93% 12.80% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 14
Average daily rate
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£270 £328 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.55% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £157 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.70 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
560 453 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.62% 43.73% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 216 186
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 38
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.95 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -5.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £24.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Citrix
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -25 16 £210 -35.87% 3
High Wycombe -1 4 £300 -6.25%
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (85.94%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (54.69%) MS Exchange
4 31 (48.44%) Security Cleared
5 29 (45.31%) VMware
6 28 (43.75%) ITIL
6 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
7 24 (37.50%) SQL
8 22 (34.38%) UNIX
8 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (32.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (26.56%) SAN
11 17 (26.56%) MCSE
12 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
13 15 (23.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (23.44%) Backup Exec
14 14 (21.88%) Service Management
14 14 (21.88%) Blackberry
14 14 (21.88%) MCP
14 14 (21.88%) Linux
15 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
15 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
16 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (18.75%) Lumension
16 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
16 12 (18.75%) Firewall

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (54.69%) MS Exchange
2 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (23.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
5 7 (10.94%) Lync
6 5 (7.81%) IIS
7 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) SAN
2 12 (18.75%) Firewall
3 11 (17.19%) NAS
4 8 (12.50%) LAN
4 8 (12.50%) WAN
5 6 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (9.38%) SMTP
5 6 (9.38%) Internet
6 5 (7.81%) ICMP
7 4 (6.25%) MPLS
7 4 (6.25%) DSL
7 4 (6.25%) BIG-IP
8 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.13%) Network Security
9 2 (3.13%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) VLAN
10 1 (1.56%) Broadband
10 1 (1.56%) SMS
10 1 (1.56%) DNS
10 1 (1.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) MS Access
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Packager
6 4 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Blackberry Support
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.38%) CESG
2 6 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 5 (7.81%) PKI
4 4 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (85.94%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (34.38%) UNIX
4 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (21.88%) Linux
6 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 7 (10.94%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) Service Management
3 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.50%) Change Management
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (10.94%) CRM
4 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.56%) ITSM
6 1 (1.56%) Project Management
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.69%) VB
4 2 (3.13%) VBA
4 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) Security Cleared
2 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (26.56%) MCSE
4 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (21.88%) MCP
6 3 (4.69%) CCNA
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 21 (32.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
4 11 (17.19%) XenApp
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (10.94%) vSphere
6 4 (6.25%) NLBS
6 4 (6.25%) Xen
7 2 (3.13%) XenServer
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.56%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (7.81%) SCCM
3 5 (7.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (6.25%) SCOM
4 4 (6.25%) WSUS
5 3 (4.69%) OVSD
5 3 (4.69%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (3.13%) Hyperic
6 2 (3.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.13%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) VMware
2 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.75%) Lumension
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco
5 7 (10.94%) McAfee
5 7 (10.94%) Sophos
6 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.38%) HP
7 5 (7.81%) StorageTek
7 5 (7.81%) Sun
7 5 (7.81%) Symantec
8 4 (6.25%) AppSense
9 3 (4.69%) NetApp
9 3 (4.69%) Veeam
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle
10 2 (3.13%) Intel
11 1 (1.56%) Wyse
11 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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