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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 16 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.67% 0.90% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 15.94% 2.25% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £170 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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
69 89 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 35.57% 39.91% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 45
Average daily rate £325 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £220 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £518 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth +7 5 £140 -37.77% 2
Poole - 3 £170 - 1
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) XenApp
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (38.89%) Patch Management
6 7 (38.89%) SCCM
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (38.89%) MS Office
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
8 4 (22.22%) Data Security
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) QA
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) VBScript
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (22.22%) Symantec

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) BlackBerry Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Support
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Patch Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Security
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) VBScript
2 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCDST
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 7 (38.89%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec
3 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) BMC
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Remedy