The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 16 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.16% 4.73% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 14.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £678 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £334 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.68 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -2.03%
Citrix
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 65.31% 33.78% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 11
Average daily rate £400 £415 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +32.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £678 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) HP Storage
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) JBoss
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Kanban
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam