The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 27 43 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing Citrix 43 19 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.04% 2.48% 9.23%
As % of the Vendors category 10.97% 5.65% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 16
Average daily rate
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£330 £188 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £336 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.75 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.81% -69.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Citrix
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 336 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.96% 43.92% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 136 132
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £212 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 30 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.85 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £36.50 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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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
Cambridge +8 34 £190 +1.33% 7
Peterborough +10 5 £350 +105.88% 1
Huntingdon - 1 - - 2
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 57 (69.51%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) ITIL
3 29 (35.37%) Active Directory
4 28 (34.15%) VMware
5 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
6 26 (31.71%) Cisco
7 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (21.95%) XenServer
8 18 (21.95%) Windows 7
8 18 (21.95%) MS Exchange
9 15 (18.29%) Finance
9 15 (18.29%) XenApp
9 15 (18.29%) VLAN
9 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (17.07%) WatchGuard
10 14 (17.07%) Firewall
10 14 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (15.85%) VoIP
12 11 (13.41%) ISO 9001
12 11 (13.41%) HP
12 11 (13.41%) Symantec
12 11 (13.41%) AppSense
12 11 (13.41%) SCCM
12 11 (13.41%) Kindle
13 10 (12.20%) Remedy
13 10 (12.20%) DNS
13 10 (12.20%) MS Office
14 9 (10.98%) Oracle
14 9 (10.98%) Linux
14 9 (10.98%) MS Excel

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.54%) IBM Notes
5 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) SAS
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) VLAN
2 14 (17.07%) Firewall
3 13 (15.85%) VoIP
4 10 (12.20%) DNS
5 9 (10.98%) DHCP
6 5 (6.10%) SMS
7 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.88%) VPN
7 4 (4.88%) MPLS
8 3 (3.66%) Internet
8 3 (3.66%) SAN
8 3 (3.66%) WAN
8 3 (3.66%) LAN
8 3 (3.66%) Network Security
9 2 (2.44%) Junos
9 2 (2.44%) Multicast
9 2 (2.44%) BGP
9 2 (2.44%) ISDN
9 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MSI
2 5 (6.10%) InstallShield
2 5 (6.10%) AdminStudio
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.44%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Service Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Applications Packager
5 6 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Wintel Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Wintel Support
8 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) IT Support
9 2 (2.44%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.44%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Kindle
2 9 (10.98%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.32%) Fat Client
3 6 (7.32%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.88%) CCTV
4 4 (4.88%) PKI
5 3 (3.66%) Clustering
6 2 (2.44%) FMCG
7 1 (1.22%) NHS
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 57 (69.51%) Windows
2 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.98%) Linux
5 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.22%) VMS
10 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) ITIL
2 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.10%) Service Management
3 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (2.44%) Migration
5 2 (2.44%) DNA
6 1 (1.22%) Validation
6 1 (1.22%) Network Design
6 1 (1.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.22%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.22%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.22%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) C
2 3 (3.66%) VBScript
3 2 (2.44%) VB
3 2 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) MCP
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) CCA
3 3 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.66%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.32%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (35.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.95%) XenServer
3 15 (18.29%) XenApp
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (9.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (4.88%) vSphere
8 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 4 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (4.88%) WSUS
3 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) VMware
2 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.71%) Cisco
4 14 (17.07%) WatchGuard
5 11 (13.41%) HP
5 11 (13.41%) Symantec
5 11 (13.41%) AppSense
6 10 (12.20%) Remedy
7 9 (10.98%) Oracle
8 7 (8.54%) Adobe
8 7 (8.54%) Lotus
8 7 (8.54%) McAfee
9 5 (6.10%) BMC
10 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.66%) Juniper
12 2 (2.44%) Wall Street Systems
12 2 (2.44%) Mitel
12 2 (2.44%) Imperva
12 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.44%) Cognos
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