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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 25 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.05% 0.60% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 10.48% 1.57% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £165 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -61.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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
124 127 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.63% 38.25% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 89 43
Average daily rate £350 £330 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £18.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £12.50 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.30 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 +16 8 £221 +34.09%
Plymouth - 4 £275 - 4
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) MS Office
9 5 (21.74%) XenApp
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (17.39%) Back Office
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) UNIX
10 4 (17.39%) Internet
10 4 (17.39%) SLA
11 3 (13.04%) Firmware
11 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
11 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
11 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 3 (13.04%) DHCP
11 3 (13.04%) DNS
11 3 (13.04%) HP
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
11 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
11 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
11 3 (13.04%) Data Management
11 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
General
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PC Support
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Data Management
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.04%) Firmware
5 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
5 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Intune
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Compaq
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco