The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 18 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.33% 1.15% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 2.70% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £449 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +54.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 74 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 48.84% 42.53% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 54
Average daily rate £350 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £33.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec