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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 39 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.05% 5.32% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% 10.56% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Average daily rate £275 £275 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £387 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £11.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £15.40 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £17.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
Cambridgeshire

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
150 180 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.36% 50.42% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 117 104
Average daily rate £340 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -50.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £38.05 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) WorldPay
5 3 (30.00%) BYOD
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
7 1 (10.00%) Magento
7 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
7 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) VPLS
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAAS
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) BYOD
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) CCTV
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) WorldPay
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) BMC
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Nortel
6 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk