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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 19 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 34 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.90% 3.30% 6.48%
As % of the Vendors category 15.96% 7.45% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Average daily rate
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£253 £188 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £188 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -68.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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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
213 161 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.20% 44.23% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 71 83
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £10.80 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £39.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 27 (43.55%) ITIL
3 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 22 (35.48%) VMware
4 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (32.26%) Cisco
6 18 (29.03%) XenServer
7 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
8 15 (24.19%) Firewall
8 15 (24.19%) WatchGuard
9 14 (22.58%) VLAN
9 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
11 12 (19.35%) VoIP
11 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
11 12 (19.35%) XenApp
11 12 (19.35%) Kindle
11 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (16.13%) Remedy
12 10 (16.13%) HP
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (14.52%) Linux
13 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) Blackberry
14 8 (12.90%) MSI
14 8 (12.90%) DNS
14 8 (12.90%) DHCP
14 8 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) VLAN
3 12 (19.35%) VoIP
4 8 (12.90%) DHCP
4 8 (12.90%) DNS
5 3 (4.84%) Network Security
5 3 (4.84%) SMS
6 2 (3.23%) ISDN
6 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.23%) VPN
6 2 (3.23%) SSL
6 2 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (1.61%) SAN
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) ADSL
7 1 (1.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MSI
2 3 (4.84%) InstallShield
2 3 (4.84%) AdminStudio
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.23%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Applications Packager
3 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Wintel Support
5 4 (6.45%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) IT Support
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Architect
7 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Kindle
2 9 (14.52%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.45%) PKI
4 4 (6.45%) CCTV
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.52%) Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
6 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.23%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) ITIL
2 5 (8.06%) Service Management
3 2 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (1.61%) Validation
4 1 (1.61%) Migration
4 1 (1.61%) Network Design
4 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.61%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) C
2 3 (4.84%) VBScript
3 2 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.84%) CCA
2 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.03%) XenServer
3 12 (19.35%) XenApp
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.23%) vSphere
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SCCM
2 6 (9.68%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.45%) WSUS
4 2 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Cisco
3 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 15 (24.19%) WatchGuard
5 10 (16.13%) HP
5 10 (16.13%) Remedy
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle
7 8 (12.90%) AppSense
8 5 (8.06%) BMC
9 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.45%) Symantec
10 2 (3.23%) Mitel
10 2 (3.23%) Imperva
10 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.61%) Veeam
11 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.61%) Wyse
11 1 (1.61%) Dell
11 1 (1.61%) EMC
11 1 (1.61%) Juniper
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