The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.13% 2.58% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 6.10% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £10.75 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.80% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £15.80 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £26.20 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Citrix
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 82 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 50.71% 42.27% 57.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 44 71
Average daily rate £250 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.50 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 5 £195 - 1
Plymouth - 1 £250 - 2
Okehampton - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Acronis