The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf 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 23 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.65% 0.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 139 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.06% 39.27% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 115 133
Average daily rate £550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
London

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp