The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 24 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.87% 3.51% 1.53%
As % of the Vendors category 9.29% 7.51% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £316 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
183 173 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 52.44% 46.76% 50.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 106 67
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 29
Average hourly rate £20.50 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridge region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridge region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) MS Office
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Blackberry
6 9 (34.62%) BYOD
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) Remedy
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 7 (26.92%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) SLA
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
10 5 (19.23%) WorldPay
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (15.38%) F5
11 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
11 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
11 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
11 4 (15.38%) JNCIE
11 4 (15.38%) Network Security
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (15.38%) HP ASE

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Network Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) SAN Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Technician
8 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 9 (34.62%) BYOD
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCIE
1 4 (15.38%) CCSP
1 4 (15.38%) CCNP
1 4 (15.38%) CCDP
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (15.38%) CCSE
1 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
1 4 (15.38%) JNCIE
1 4 (15.38%) HP ASE
1 4 (15.38%) HP MASE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Remedy
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) WorldPay
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 4 (15.38%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
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