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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 47 56 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing Citrix 39 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.32% 2.29% 6.55%
As % of the Vendors category 7.24% 5.31% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 32
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £194 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £25.50 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.51% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
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
539 565 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.95% 43.16% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 281 207
Average daily rate £350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 51
Average hourly rate £14.60 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +14 29 £350 +7.69% 2
Aylesbury - 6 £200 -
High Wycombe +3 2 - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) VMware
3 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 28 (46.67%) ITIL
5 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (31.67%) PowerShell
8 19 (31.67%) XenApp
9 18 (30.00%) XenDesktop
9 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
10 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
11 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
13 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
14 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 11 (18.33%) SQL
16 10 (16.67%) DNS
16 10 (16.67%) Problem Management
17 9 (15.00%) DV Cleared
17 9 (15.00%) Migration
17 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (15.00%) IIS
17 9 (15.00%) LAN
17 9 (15.00%) WAN
18 8 (13.33%) UNIX
18 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (13.33%) AirWatch

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) Apache
4 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Lync
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Project
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (15.00%) LAN
2 9 (15.00%) WAN
3 7 (11.67%) DHCP
3 7 (11.67%) SAN
3 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 7 (11.67%) NetScaler
4 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.33%) VPN
5 5 (8.33%) SSL
5 5 (8.33%) SMTP
5 5 (8.33%) VoIP
5 5 (8.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security
6 4 (6.67%) Wireless
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.33%) ATM
8 2 (3.33%) 802.11
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Local Government
2 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) Citrix Specialist
4 6 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support
8 2 (3.33%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) User Experience
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) NHS
6 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.67%) Telematics
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.33%) UNIX
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) ITIL
2 10 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 9 (15.00%) Migration
4 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (10.00%) Service Management
7 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) ITSM
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Change Control
10 2 (3.33%) Network Management
10 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Python
3 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
4 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) MCP
4 7 (11.67%) MCSE
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.67%) CCA
5 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.67%) CCNP
6 3 (5.00%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) MCSA
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.00%) VCP5
7 2 (3.33%) VCAP
7 2 (3.33%) CCEE
7 2 (3.33%) CCAA
7 2 (3.33%) CCIA
7 2 (3.33%) CCDP
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) TickIT
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (31.67%) XenApp
4 18 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (8.33%) vSphere
6 5 (8.33%) HDFS
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) XenMobile
1 8 (13.33%) AirWatch
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) Zenoss
3 5 (8.33%) Nagios
4 4 (6.67%) OVSD
5 3 (5.00%) WSUS
6 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.33%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) VMware
2 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) AppSense
5 5 (8.33%) Splunk
5 5 (8.33%) Lumension
6 3 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (3.33%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) McAfee
7 2 (3.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.33%) IronPort
7 2 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP
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