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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 30 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.08% 10.71% 14.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.67% 16.67% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 10
Average daily rate £343 £425 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.41% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Citrix
London

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
75 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 28.85% 64.29% 70.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 78 50
Average daily rate £393 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 April 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Network Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ICT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Communications Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSL
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) BYOD
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Capita
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) Progress