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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 35 47 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Contract jobs citing Citrix 38 13 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.83% 2.24% 9.11%
As % of the Vendors category 10.41% 5.42% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 18
Average daily rate
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£175 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £140 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
365 240 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.38% 41.38% 50.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 111 170
Average daily rate £340 £320 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 62
Average hourly rate £12.00 £29.38 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.14% +144.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.08 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 17 £150 -40.00% 5
Peterborough +5 14 £315 +46.51% 1
Huntingdon - 2 - - 2
St Neots - - - - 1
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 55 (60.44%) Windows
2 54 (59.34%) Microsoft
3 47 (51.65%) ITIL
4 39 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 29 (31.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (29.67%) VMware
6 27 (29.67%) Cisco
7 26 (28.57%) MS Office
8 24 (26.37%) Finance
9 20 (21.98%) Firewall
9 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange
9 20 (21.98%) Blackberry
10 19 (20.88%) VLAN
10 19 (20.88%) Remedy
11 17 (18.68%) WatchGuard
11 17 (18.68%) VoIP
11 17 (18.68%) XenServer
12 16 (17.58%) SCCM
13 15 (16.48%) Kindle
13 15 (16.48%) ISO 9001
13 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
14 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
15 12 (13.19%) McAfee
16 11 (12.09%) Advertising
17 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
18 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
18 9 (9.89%) IBM Notes
18 9 (9.89%) Lotus
18 9 (9.89%) Symantec
18 9 (9.89%) Adobe

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) IBM Notes
2 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) MS Office
2 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 19 (20.88%) VLAN
3 17 (18.68%) VoIP
4 7 (7.69%) VPN
5 5 (5.49%) DNS
6 4 (4.40%) SAN
6 4 (4.40%) MPLS
6 4 (4.40%) DHCP
6 4 (4.40%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.30%) WAN
7 3 (3.30%) LAN
7 3 (3.30%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.20%) Multicast
8 2 (2.20%) Junos
8 2 (2.20%) ISDN
8 2 (2.20%) BGP
8 2 (2.20%) Internet
8 2 (2.20%) DWDM
8 2 (2.20%) SSL
8 2 (2.20%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MSI
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 24 (26.37%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Analyst
2 32 (35.16%) Service Analyst
2 32 (35.16%) Service Desk Analyst
3 25 (27.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Citrix Support
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Applications Packager
8 3 (3.30%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Administrator
9 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (2.20%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (2.20%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
1 3 (3.30%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Blackberry
2 15 (16.48%) Kindle
3 7 (7.69%) FMCG
4 6 (6.59%) Clustering
5 4 (4.40%) Replication
5 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.30%) PKI
7 2 (2.20%) CCTV
7 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (60.44%) Windows
2 29 (31.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.69%) Linux
6 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.30%) UNIX
7 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) ITIL
2 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.49%) Service Management
5 3 (3.30%) Project Management
5 3 (3.30%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.20%) DNA
6 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.20%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.10%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.10%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.10%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.10%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.10%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.10%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) C
3 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) MCP
2 4 (4.40%) MCSE
2 4 (4.40%) CCA
2 4 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.20%) CCNP
3 2 (2.20%) CCNA
3 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
3 2 (2.20%) MCDST
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.40%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.68%) XenServer
3 9 (9.89%) XenApp
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.30%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.67%) Cisco
2 27 (29.67%) VMware
3 19 (20.88%) Remedy
4 17 (18.68%) WatchGuard
5 12 (13.19%) McAfee
6 9 (9.89%) Lotus
6 9 (9.89%) Adobe
6 9 (9.89%) HP
6 9 (9.89%) Symantec
7 7 (7.69%) AppSense
8 3 (3.30%) Clearswift
8 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.20%) EMC
9 2 (2.20%) Juniper
9 2 (2.20%) BMC
9 2 (2.20%) Mitel
9 2 (2.20%) IBM
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle
9 2 (2.20%) Cognos