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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 34 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.16% 7.59% 5.95%
As % of the Vendors category 6.42% 14.21% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 5
Average daily rate
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£354 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.01% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £172 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +265.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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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
187 197 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.21% 53.39% 47.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 121 65
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 22
Average hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.10 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £47.50 £42.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 May 2015.

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 May 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 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
6 7 (31.82%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Remedy
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (22.73%) WorldPay
8 5 (22.73%) BYOD
9 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) F5
9 4 (18.18%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (18.18%) HP ASE
9 4 (18.18%) HP MASE
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
9 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) EDRMS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Database Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
2 5 (22.73%) BYOD
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 3 (13.64%) Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) HP ASE
1 4 (18.18%) HP MASE
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (18.18%) CCIE
1 4 (18.18%) CCSP
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) CCDP
1 4 (18.18%) CCSE
1 4 (18.18%) JNCIP
1 4 (18.18%) JNCIE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Remedy
5 5 (22.73%) WorldPay
6 4 (18.18%) F5
6 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
6 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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