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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 41 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 51 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.91% 3.62% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.49% 8.60% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 3
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£270 £320 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £411 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
601 442 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.09% 42.14% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 211 147
Average daily rate £350 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 57 47
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.26 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £28.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -5 41 £270 -18.49% 6
Chesham - 1 - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (64.37%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
4 35 (40.23%) VMware
5 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
6 30 (34.48%) Security Cleared
7 28 (32.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (31.03%) ITIL
8 27 (31.03%) SC Cleared
9 25 (28.74%) MCSE
9 25 (28.74%) SLA
10 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
11 22 (25.29%) IIS
11 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (24.14%) SAN
13 18 (20.69%) Change Management
13 18 (20.69%) Finance
14 17 (19.54%) Terminal Services
14 17 (19.54%) UNIX
14 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
14 17 (19.54%) BladeLogic
15 16 (18.39%) Windows 2000
16 15 (17.24%) SQL
16 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
16 15 (17.24%) ISA Server
16 15 (17.24%) Cisco
16 15 (17.24%) NAS
17 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (16.09%) MCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (25.29%) IIS
2 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 13 (14.94%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.15%) Lync
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.14%) SAN
2 15 (17.24%) NAS
3 13 (14.94%) Firewall
4 10 (11.49%) LAN
4 10 (11.49%) WAN
4 10 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (9.20%) TACACS
6 6 (6.90%) DNS
6 6 (6.90%) DHCP
7 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.60%) VPN
8 4 (4.60%) Broadband
9 2 (2.30%) VoIP
9 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.30%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.15%) Network Security
10 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MSI
2 1 (1.15%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (12.64%) Administrator
4 10 (11.49%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Network Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Technical Design Authority
10 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
11 3 (3.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.45%) Desktop Support
11 3 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) .NET
1 1 (1.15%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Clustering
2 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) SecurID
6 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (64.37%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
4 17 (19.54%) UNIX
5 16 (18.39%) Windows 2000
6 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (14.94%) Windows NT
8 12 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.90%) Windows Vista
11 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (1.15%) Linux
12 1 (1.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) Change Management
3 14 (16.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.34%) Migration
5 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.05%) Service Management
7 6 (6.90%) Fault Management
7 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.60%) QMS
9 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.30%) Project Management
10 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.30%) Line Management
10 2 (2.30%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (1.15%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (1.15%) Data Migration
11 1 (1.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.15%) Build Automation
11 1 (1.15%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.60%) VB
4 2 (2.30%) C
4 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) VBScript
5 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (32.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (31.03%) SC Cleared
4 25 (28.74%) MCSE
5 14 (16.09%) MCP
6 10 (11.49%) Degree
7 8 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (9.20%) CCNP
7 8 (9.20%) CCSA
7 8 (9.20%) CCSE
8 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.45%) CNA
9 3 (3.45%) CNE
9 3 (3.45%) Novell Certification
10 2 (2.30%) CCNA
10 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.15%) CCEA
11 1 (1.15%) CCA
11 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.74%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.54%) Terminal Services
4 15 (17.24%) ISA Server
5 14 (16.09%) VMware ESX
6 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (12.64%) XenApp
8 8 (9.20%) vSphere
9 7 (8.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (5.75%) XenDesktop
12 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
13 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) BladeLogic
2 12 (13.79%) SCOM
3 8 (9.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (9.20%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.90%) SCCM
5 5 (5.75%) OVSD
6 3 (3.45%) XenMobile
7 2 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.15%) ZENworks
8 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 35 (40.23%) VMware
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco
4 13 (14.94%) Intel
5 10 (11.49%) Juniper
6 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) Nokia
7 8 (9.20%) AppSense
7 8 (9.20%) Blue Coat
7 8 (9.20%) F5
8 6 (6.90%) Computacenter
9 5 (5.75%) HP
9 5 (5.75%) Dell
10 3 (3.45%) Lotus
10 3 (3.45%) Wyse
10 3 (3.45%) Remedy
11 2 (2.30%) EMC
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle
11 2 (2.30%) Mitel
12 1 (1.15%) Altiris
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