The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 18 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.98% 5.56% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 12.24% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.41% 45.37% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 37
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.46 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% -0.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cadence
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cadence
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle