The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 44 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 47 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.33% 4.17% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 8.16% 9.06% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £269 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +14.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £23.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +82.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £14.70 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
576 662 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.76% 46.00% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 330 266
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 46 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.04 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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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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
Leicestershire +5 14 £300 +22.44% 2
Derbyshire +2 11 £325 -23.07% 1
Northamptonshire +1 10 £238 -25.58% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 10 £325 +18.18% 9
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
5 34 (36.56%) VMware
6 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (25.81%) MS Office
8 23 (24.73%) XenApp
8 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
9 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
10 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
11 19 (20.43%) Migration
11 19 (20.43%) XenDesktop
12 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (15.05%) ITIL
14 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
15 12 (12.90%) Cisco
15 12 (12.90%) SCCM
16 11 (11.83%) XenServer
16 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
17 10 (10.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
17 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (9.68%) Windows Vista
18 9 (9.68%) HP
18 9 (9.68%) LAN
18 9 (9.68%) SQL
18 9 (9.68%) Lync

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.68%) Lync
4 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.45%) IBM Notes
5 6 (6.45%) Apache
5 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.23%) IIS
9 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.08%) Site Server
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (25.81%) MS Office
2 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) LAN
2 8 (8.60%) WAN
2 8 (8.60%) DHCP
2 8 (8.60%) VPN
3 7 (7.53%) DNS
4 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.38%) Wireless
6 4 (4.30%) LDAP
6 4 (4.30%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.30%) VoIP
6 4 (4.30%) Firewall
7 3 (3.23%) SSL
8 2 (2.15%) FTP
8 2 (2.15%) SAN
8 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.08%) SSH
9 1 (1.08%) PABX
9 1 (1.08%) NAS
9 1 (1.08%) BGP
9 1 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.08%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.08%) MSI
2 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.08%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.08%) Ant
2 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.08%) Gradle
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.23%) Retail
1 3 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) IT Support
6 6 (6.45%) Server Support
6 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.30%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Server Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Citrix Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Citrix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) ADSI
2 3 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) Java EE
3 1 (1.08%) Spring
3 1 (1.08%) JSF
3 1 (1.08%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.08%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.08%) JAXP
3 1 (1.08%) JAXB
3 1 (1.08%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.08%) WSDL
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) SOAP
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) XML
3 1 (1.08%) XSD
3 1 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 6 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.30%) Open Source
3 4 (4.30%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) PKI
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
5 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
6 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.68%) Windows Vista
8 8 (8.60%) UNIX
9 7 (7.53%) Linux
9 7 (7.53%) Windows 2000
10 5 (5.38%) CentOS
10 5 (5.38%) NetWare
10 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Migration
2 14 (15.05%) ITIL
3 8 (8.60%) ITSM
4 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.30%) Project Management
5 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.15%) Change Management
6 2 (2.15%) Test Management
6 2 (2.15%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.08%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.08%) Requirements Management
7 1 (1.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.08%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.08%) Change Control
7 1 (1.08%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.08%) QMS
7 1 (1.08%) Service Management
7 1 (1.08%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.38%) VBScript
4 2 (2.15%) Java
5 1 (1.08%) XPath
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.45%) MCSE
2 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) MCP
4 4 (4.30%) MCDST
5 3 (3.23%) MCTS
5 3 (3.23%) MCITP
5 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.23%) MCSA
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.15%) CCNP
6 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.08%) Degree
7 1 (1.08%) CCEE
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) CCA
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.73%) XenApp
3 19 (20.43%) XenDesktop
4 11 (11.83%) XenServer
5 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.30%) vSphere
8 2 (2.15%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.15%) Xen
8 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.08%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) SCOM
2 5 (5.38%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (4.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.56%) VMware
3 12 (12.90%) Cisco
4 9 (9.68%) HP
5 6 (6.45%) Lotus
6 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.38%) Novell
7 4 (4.30%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.30%) Remedy
7 4 (4.30%) Google
8 3 (3.23%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle
9 2 (2.15%) Avaya
9 2 (2.15%) Sophos
10 1 (1.08%) RedPrairie
10 1 (1.08%) Apple
10 1 (1.08%) Mercator
10 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.08%) Websense
10 1 (1.08%) AppSense
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