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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.07% 2.68% 3.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.87% 7.61% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Average daily rate
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£190 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +3.03%
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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
181 92 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 53.55% 35.25% 53.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 66
Average daily rate £406 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 19
Average hourly rate £22.69 £12.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.52% -65.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 October 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) SLA
5 8 (38.10%) Lotus
5 8 (38.10%) IBM Notes
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Security Management
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Xen
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
9 2 (9.52%) SCCM
9 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.52%) Information Security
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) MCSE
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco
9 2 (9.52%) HP
9 2 (9.52%) Dell
9 2 (9.52%) EMC
9 2 (9.52%) Project Management
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (38.10%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
1 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) SEO
4 1 (4.76%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Xen
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Lotus
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Nimsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Spiceworks