The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 63 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 32 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.06% 2.88% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% 7.96% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 28
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£325 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £139 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £364 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £43.75 £14.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+201.72% -38.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £14.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.80 £20.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Citrix
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
645 515 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.56% 36.12% 46.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 239 296
Average daily rate £375 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 49
Average hourly rate £16.83 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.01 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 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
Derbyshire +4 12 £325 -7.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 10 £325 +11.11% 3
Northamptonshire -2 6 £425 +77.08% 2
Leicestershire -18 3 £338 +12.50% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (51.90%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) VMware
3 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
4 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
5 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
7 14 (17.72%) Cisco
7 14 (17.72%) MS Office
8 13 (16.46%) XenApp
9 11 (13.92%) ITIL
9 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
10 10 (12.66%) SQL
10 10 (12.66%) IIS
11 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
12 8 (10.13%) Firewall
12 8 (10.13%) Migration
12 8 (10.13%) UNIX
12 8 (10.13%) Terminal Services
12 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
13 7 (8.86%) XenServer
13 7 (8.86%) NetScaler
13 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (8.86%) SAN
13 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (8.86%) Linux
13 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (7.59%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
14 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (12.66%) IIS
2 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.53%) Lync
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Office
2 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) SAN
2 7 (8.86%) NetScaler
3 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 3 (3.80%) LAN
4 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.53%) Network Security
5 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.53%) DHCP
5 2 (2.53%) TACACS
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.27%) VoIP
6 1 (1.27%) Skype
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
1 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (15.19%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (11.39%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.06%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) EPoS
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.90%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.86%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) AIX
6 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
7 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.92%) ITIL
2 8 (10.13%) Migration
3 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
4 6 (7.59%) Project Management
5 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.80%) Change Control
8 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Network Management
8 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.53%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.53%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.53%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.53%) Service Management
8 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.53%) Information Security
9 1 (1.27%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.27%) Logistics
9 1 (1.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) VB
3 1 (1.27%) REXX
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.06%) MCP
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.53%) CCSA
4 2 (2.53%) CCSE
4 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
1 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.46%) XenApp
4 8 (10.13%) Terminal Services
5 7 (8.86%) XenServer
6 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.53%) Squid
8 2 (2.53%) vSphere
9 1 (1.27%) Xen
9 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) OVSD
3 1 (1.27%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.27%) DameWare
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) VMware
2 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.72%) Cisco
4 5 (6.33%) Juniper
4 5 (6.33%) F5
5 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.80%) Symantec
6 3 (3.80%) NetApp
6 3 (3.80%) Adobe
6 3 (3.80%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.53%) Nokia
7 2 (2.53%) Lotus
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.53%) Remedy
7 2 (2.53%) McAfee
7 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.53%) Google
7 2 (2.53%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincoln
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago