The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 40 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 3.01% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 5.62% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £225 £215 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -52.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Citrix
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 178 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.80% 53.61% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 95 68
Average daily rate £388 £325 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) 3G
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (27.27%) Cramer
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Nortel
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Fault Management
5 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Huawei
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) 4G
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) 3G
1 3 (27.27%) 4G
1 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (18.18%) 2G
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Fault Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Fault Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) HNC
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (27.27%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) Simpana
3 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
3 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cramer
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Huawei
3 3 (27.27%) Nortel
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 3 (27.27%) Tellabs
4 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Finjan
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos