The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 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 Derbyshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 25 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.62% 4.76% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 10.89% 10.34% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Average daily rate £110 £325 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -26.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £11.21
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 - £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 - £13.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 58 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 42.44% 46.03% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 64
Average daily rate £110 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £69 £65 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £27.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 3 £388 -
Derby -13 1 - -
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 38 (74.51%) VBScript
3 37 (72.55%) Active Directory
4 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
4 35 (68.63%) Windows XP
5 34 (66.67%) MS Office
5 34 (66.67%) Blackberry
6 33 (64.71%) XenDesktop
7 32 (62.75%) ServiceCenter
7 32 (62.75%) PowerShell
7 32 (62.75%) Novell
7 32 (62.75%) Lotus
7 32 (62.75%) HP
7 32 (62.75%) Windows 2000
7 32 (62.75%) IBM Notes
7 32 (62.75%) MS Exchange
7 32 (62.75%) NetWare
7 32 (62.75%) VPN
8 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (39.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (39.22%) Windows Vista
10 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
11 18 (35.29%) Apple iOS
11 18 (35.29%) ITSM
12 6 (11.76%) Service Management
12 6 (11.76%) VB
12 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
12 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
13 4 (7.84%) Finance
13 4 (7.84%) VMware

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 32 (62.75%) IBM Notes
1 32 (62.75%) MS Exchange
2 20 (39.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Support Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Service Manager
2 14 (27.45%) Support Manager
2 14 (27.45%) Environment Manager
2 14 (27.45%) Service Support Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Desktop Team Leader
3 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.84%) Remote Desktop Support
5 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 34 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.96%) Blog
2 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Windows XP
3 32 (62.75%) NetWare
3 32 (62.75%) Windows 2000
4 20 (39.22%) Windows Vista
5 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
6 18 (35.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.88%) Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITSM
2 6 (11.76%) Service Management
2 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 3 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 3 (5.88%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) VBScript
2 32 (62.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.76%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCP
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) CCEE
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) CCA
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) MCDST
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) CCIA
4 1 (1.96%) NCDA
4 1 (1.96%) NCIE
System Software
1 37 (72.55%) Active Directory
2 33 (64.71%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.88%) XenServer
5 2 (3.92%) Xen
6 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (62.75%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (62.75%) HP
2 32 (62.75%) Novell
2 32 (62.75%) Lotus
3 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) NetApp