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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 20 51 12
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Contract jobs citing Citrix 50 17 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.45% 2.25% 9.73%
As % of the Vendors category 14.04% 5.07% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 17
Average daily rate
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£195 £188 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £177 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% -65.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £11.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £14.70 £37.20
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
356 335 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.94% 44.25% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 138 106
Average daily rate £313 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 21 40
Average hourly rate £25.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 36 £163 -13.33% 9
Peterborough +17 8 £309 +81.61% 3
Huntingdon - 3 - - 1
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (65.59%) Windows
2 37 (39.78%) ITIL
3 33 (35.48%) VMware
4 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
5 29 (31.18%) Cisco
5 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
6 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (23.66%) XenServer
8 21 (22.58%) Windows 7
9 19 (20.43%) Finance
9 19 (20.43%) MS Exchange
9 19 (20.43%) VLAN
10 18 (19.35%) WatchGuard
10 18 (19.35%) Firewall
11 17 (18.28%) VoIP
12 15 (16.13%) ISO 9001
12 15 (16.13%) Remedy
12 15 (16.13%) Kindle
12 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (15.05%) XenApp
13 14 (15.05%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (13.98%) SCCM
15 12 (12.90%) AppSense
15 12 (12.90%) HP
16 11 (11.83%) MS Office
17 10 (10.75%) Blackberry
17 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
19 8 (8.60%) Linux
19 8 (8.60%) Oracle

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (20.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.38%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.08%) SAS
7 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Office
2 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) VLAN
2 18 (19.35%) Firewall
3 17 (18.28%) VoIP
4 8 (8.60%) DNS
5 7 (7.53%) DHCP
6 5 (5.38%) SMS
7 4 (4.30%) MPLS
7 4 (4.30%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.30%) WAN
7 4 (4.30%) LAN
7 4 (4.30%) VPN
7 4 (4.30%) SAN
8 3 (3.23%) Network Security
8 3 (3.23%) Internet
9 2 (2.15%) BGP
9 2 (2.15%) ISDN
9 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.15%) SSL
9 2 (2.15%) IPv6
9 2 (2.15%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MSI
2 5 (5.38%) InstallShield
2 5 (5.38%) AdminStudio
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (22.58%) Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Service Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.53%) Applications Packager
5 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (4.30%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) IT Support
7 3 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (2.15%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.15%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Kindle
2 10 (10.75%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.38%) CCTV
5 4 (4.30%) Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) FMCG
7 2 (2.15%) PKI
8 1 (1.08%) CMDB
8 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (65.59%) Windows
2 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.60%) Linux
5 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.15%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.08%) Android
9 1 (1.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) ITIL
2 7 (7.53%) Service Management
3 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.30%) Project Management
5 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.15%) DNA
6 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.15%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.08%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.08%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.08%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.08%) Network Design
7 1 (1.08%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.08%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.08%) Logistics
7 1 (1.08%) Validation
7 1 (1.08%) Migration
7 1 (1.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) C
2 3 (3.23%) VBScript
3 2 (2.15%) VB
3 2 (2.15%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) CCA
3 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.23%) MCSE
3 3 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) CCNP
4 2 (2.15%) CCNA
4 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.08%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) ISO 9001
2 8 (8.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.66%) XenServer
3 14 (15.05%) XenApp
3 14 (15.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (4.30%) vSphere
7 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (4.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.15%) WSUS
3 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (35.48%) VMware
2 29 (31.18%) Cisco
2 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) WatchGuard
4 15 (16.13%) Remedy
5 12 (12.90%) AppSense
5 12 (12.90%) HP
6 8 (8.60%) Oracle
7 7 (7.53%) Symantec
8 6 (6.45%) BMC
9 5 (5.38%) Lotus
9 5 (5.38%) Adobe
9 5 (5.38%) McAfee
10 3 (3.23%) Juniper
11 2 (2.15%) Cognos
11 2 (2.15%) Dell
11 2 (2.15%) EMC
11 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.15%) Wall Street Systems
11 2 (2.15%) Imperva
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