The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 21 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.90% 2.65% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 9.30% 8.00% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£190 £500 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.00% +138.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £530 £222
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.14% -
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 75 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.95% 33.19% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 71
Average daily rate £350 £418 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.16% +8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £42.46 £12.59 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.38% -40.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Bournemouth -2 5 £190 -62.00% 3
Weymouth - 2 £375 -
Poole - 1 £110 -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (35.00%) XenApp
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) Lync
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) MCSE
7 5 (25.00%) MCSA
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) Retail
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (15.00%) SAN
9 3 (15.00%) Symantec
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (30.00%) Lync
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Data Security
2 3 (15.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) MCSA
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault