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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 30 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.95% 1.42% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 4.94% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 12
Average daily rate
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£263 £85 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+208.82% -78.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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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
205 81 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 53.95% 28.72% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 28 75
Average daily rate £350 £323 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £127 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.69% +7.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) SLA
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Lotus
6 7 (35.00%) IBM Notes
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) MCSE
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (20.00%) SCOM
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) Xen
9 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) Dell
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (35.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) 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%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
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 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) 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%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Xen
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Lotus
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) Nimsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Spiceworks
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle