The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 20 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 4.48% 1.56% 5.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 2.60% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Vendors Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 77 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 50.75% 60.16% 59.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 49 28
Average daily rate £330 £310 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £70 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £713 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Average hourly rate £9.57 £35.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.03% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.84 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £52.80 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) ADSI
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) MCDST
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
7 1 (12.50%) MCSA
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) VPN

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Tester
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
1 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) IT Support
1 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) QMS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Mercator
3 1 (12.50%) VMware