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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 13 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.00% 13.59% 4.62%
As % of the Vendors category 15.73% 18.67% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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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
89 75 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 63.57% 72.82% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 19
Average daily rate £425 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) XenApp
5 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
6 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (33.33%) AppSense
8 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 5 (27.78%) Banking
8 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
8 5 (27.78%) Avaya
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (22.22%) EdgeSight
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
10 3 (16.67%) Change Management
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 2 (11.11%) ERP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) XenApp
1 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) AppSense
5 5 (27.78%) Avaya
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Sun
7 1 (5.56%) Atlassian