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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 52 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs citing Citrix 47 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.71% 2.69% 5.18%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 6.51% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £243 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.02% -22.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.63 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
776 661 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.70% 41.39% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 269 239
Average daily rate £363 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £102 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 89 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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
Nottinghamshire -11 15 £350 +115.38% 4
Derbyshire +4 14 £313 +184.09% 3
Northamptonshire +2 13 £425 - 1
Leicestershire +2 5 £300 +20.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 - 1
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
3 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.10%) VMware
4 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 15 (23.81%) Cisco
6 14 (22.22%) MS Office
6 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (19.05%) XenApp
8 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
9 8 (12.70%) Terminal Services
9 8 (12.70%) ITIL
9 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (11.11%) LAN
10 7 (11.11%) WAN
10 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (11.11%) Firewall
11 6 (9.52%) Migration
11 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.52%) Juniper
11 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
11 6 (9.52%) XenServer
11 6 (9.52%) XenDesktop
12 5 (7.94%) F5
12 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
12 5 (7.94%) Microsoft App-V

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.59%) Lync
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) LAN
1 7 (11.11%) WAN
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Network Security
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) TACACS
3 3 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.17%) Wireless
4 2 (3.17%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.59%) LDAP
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) ADSI
1 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
1 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.17%) Clustering
1 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) EPoS
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.59%) PKI
2 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.35%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) UNIX
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) SUSE
7 1 (1.59%) AIX
7 1 (1.59%) HPUX
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) ITIL
2 6 (9.52%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.76%) Information Security
5 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.17%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.59%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.59%) People Management
7 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.59%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) VB
3 1 (1.59%) REXX
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) MCP
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) CCNP
4 3 (4.76%) CCSA
4 3 (4.76%) CCSE
5 1 (1.59%) Degree
5 1 (1.59%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.05%) XenApp
4 8 (12.70%) Terminal Services
5 6 (9.52%) XenServer
5 6 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.76%) vSphere
8 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.59%) Xen
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
3 1 (1.59%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 24 (38.10%) VMware
2 15 (23.81%) Cisco
3 6 (9.52%) Juniper
4 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.94%) F5
5 4 (6.35%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 3 (4.76%) Nokia
7 2 (3.17%) Google
8 1 (1.59%) CollabNet
8 1 (1.59%) Veeam
8 1 (1.59%) Lotus
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.59%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) Perforce
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (1.59%) Sun
8 1 (1.59%) HP
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