The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 40 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.74% 4.50% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.58% 8.82% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
Average daily rate £338 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £274 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £374 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -69.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
356 306 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.38% 51.00% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 126 172
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 47
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Cambridge +9 13 £316 - 3
Peterborough - 12 - -
Huntingdon -1 1 - - 2
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
3 17 (38.64%) ITIL
3 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
3 17 (38.64%) XenApp
4 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (27.27%) WAN
8 11 (25.00%) MS Office
8 11 (25.00%) Symantec
8 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (22.73%) SCCM
10 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (20.45%) Lotus
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (20.45%) IBM Notes
10 9 (20.45%) DHCP
11 8 (18.18%) DNS
11 8 (18.18%) LAN
11 8 (18.18%) Adobe
11 8 (18.18%) HP
11 8 (18.18%) McAfee
11 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
11 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (15.91%) Firewall
12 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
12 7 (15.91%) SAN
12 7 (15.91%) MCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) IBM Notes
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) SAS
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) WAN
2 9 (20.45%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) Firewall
4 7 (15.91%) SAN
5 3 (6.82%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) SMS
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Design Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
1 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) VMS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.27%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.82%) Validation
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Network Design
6 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) MCP
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.55%) CCA
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) GxP
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
1 17 (38.64%) XenApp
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.09%) XenServer
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.82%) vSphere
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) WSUS
2 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco
4 11 (25.00%) Symantec
5 9 (20.45%) Lotus
6 8 (18.18%) Adobe
6 8 (18.18%) HP
6 8 (18.18%) McAfee
7 4 (9.09%) Dell
7 4 (9.09%) IBM
8 3 (6.82%) NetApp
8 3 (6.82%) Mercator
8 3 (6.82%) Brocade
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle
9 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
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