The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Coventry 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 26 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.81% 1.24% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 7.73% 3.66% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Average daily rate
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£306 £85 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+260.29% -78.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 82 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 49.32% 33.88% 54.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 24 73
Average daily rate £350 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £100 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.59% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £20.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Citrix
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) SCOM
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (25.00%) Lotus
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) IBM Notes
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) MCSE
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Clustering
10 3 (15.00%) Xen
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) Dell
10 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (10.00%) XenApp

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Designer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) Xen
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Lotus
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) Nimsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Spiceworks
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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