The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 14 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 10.83% 7.92% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 30.23% 22.22% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£270 £388 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.32% +307.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.09 £10.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+205.61% -23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Citrix
North East

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

Vendors Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 35.83% 35.64% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 9
Average daily rate £255 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £470 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £15.00 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £10.30 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.50 £13.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Peterlee - 8 - -
Citrix
North East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) NetBackup
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (62.50%) Veritas
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) MCSE
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) IIS
3 9 (56.25%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Clustering
3 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (43.75%) XenApp
4 7 (43.75%) Time Management
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) Change Control
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) vSphere
7 1 (6.25%) CCA
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (6.25%) AppSense
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 9 (56.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Time Management
2 7 (43.75%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (43.75%) XenApp
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense