The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Derby region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 25 11 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 0.85% 7.94% 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 23.81% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate - £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 21 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 38.46% 33.33% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 53
Average daily rate £291 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £288 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 20
Average hourly rate £72.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
Derbyshire

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCDST
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCEE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware