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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 54 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.16% 3.13% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 6.75% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 14
Average daily rate £375 £290 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £128 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £368 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £16.20 - £14.38
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.88 - £15.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -3.12%
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
413 548 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.40% 46.40% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 258 220
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 35
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £30.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 15 £375 +29.31% 2
High Wycombe - 3 £235 - 2
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) ITIL
5 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
6 10 (27.03%) Oracle
6 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
8 6 (16.22%) LAN
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.51%) XenApp
9 5 (13.51%) vSphere
9 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
9 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
9 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (13.51%) Project Management
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (10.81%) Internet
10 4 (10.81%) SAN
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) FTP
10 4 (10.81%) Firewall
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
10 4 (10.81%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) FTP
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.41%) IPsec
4 2 (5.41%) NAS
4 2 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.41%) SMTP
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) SSL
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Software Asset Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.41%) OSS Architect
5 2 (5.41%) OSS Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Unix
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (10.81%) Software Licensing
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) B2B
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.41%) Defect Management
5 2 (5.41%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CREST Certified
2 2 (5.41%) Cyber Scheme
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) OSCP
2 2 (5.41%) Tigerscheme
2 2 (5.41%) VCP5
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) CCAA
3 1 (2.70%) CCEE
3 1 (2.70%) CCIA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) vSphere
3 5 (13.51%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.41%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.41%) UAG
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.41%) XenServer
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
1 16 (43.24%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) Dell
4 3 (8.11%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) IronPort
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Sun