The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 43 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.91% 1.60% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 5.39% 4.80% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
Average daily rate
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£385 £183 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.95% -47.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £121 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £245 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.37% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
241 125 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 54.04% 33.42% 48.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 74 96
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) EDI
2 9 (40.91%) ETL
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
2 9 (40.91%) EDIFACT
2 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) Fiorano
2 9 (40.91%) PACS
2 9 (40.91%) HL7
2 9 (40.91%) DICOM
2 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (31.82%) NHS
4 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
4 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) CCNA
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Integration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Clinical Data Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Integration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Clinical Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) EDI
1 9 (40.91%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) PACS
2 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
2 7 (31.82%) NHS
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ETL
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
1 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) CCENT
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) HL7
1 9 (40.91%) DICOM
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
2 9 (40.91%) Fiorano
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) F5
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £280 - £320 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago