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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 26 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.64% 1.57% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 10.39% 4.23% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£200 £280 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £280 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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
77 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.00% 37.17% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 46
Average daily rate £300 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 27 May 2015. 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 +2 6 £188 - 2
Plymouth +2 1 - - 3
Newton Abbot - 1 £225 -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
6 3 (27.27%) Office 365
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Compaq
7 2 (18.18%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Lync
8 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (9.09%) XenApp
8 1 (9.09%) Data Management
8 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
8 1 (9.09%) SCOM
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Data Management
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Compaq
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam