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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 49 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 44 58 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.04% 4.00% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.13% 8.76% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £269 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +82.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
617 662 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.58% 45.69% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 333 273
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 £212 £125 £204
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 75 46 62
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.04 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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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 30 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 30 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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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
Leicestershire +3 14 £300 +57.89% 1
Northamptonshire +6 11 £301 -7.53% 5
Nottinghamshire -12 9 £325 +8.33% 4
Derbyshire +4 8 £325 -23.07% 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 71 (78.02%) Windows
2 53 (58.24%) Active Directory
3 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 33 (36.26%) VMware
6 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (25.27%) MS Office
7 23 (25.27%) Windows 7
8 22 (24.18%) XenApp
9 20 (21.98%) Migration
10 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
10 19 (20.88%) XenDesktop
11 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
12 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (15.38%) ITIL
15 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
16 12 (13.19%) Cisco
16 12 (13.19%) SCCM
17 11 (12.09%) XenServer
18 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
18 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
19 9 (9.89%) Lync
19 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
19 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 9 (9.89%) LAN
19 9 (9.89%) SQL
20 8 (8.79%) WAN
20 8 (8.79%) DHCP
20 8 (8.79%) UNIX

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.89%) Lync
3 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.59%) Apache
5 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.40%) IBM Notes
8 3 (3.30%) IIS
9 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.10%) Site Server
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) MS Office
2 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) LAN
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
2 8 (8.79%) DHCP
3 7 (7.69%) DNS
4 6 (6.59%) VPN
4 6 (6.59%) Wireless
5 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.40%) LDAP
6 4 (4.40%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.40%) VoIP
6 4 (4.40%) Firewall
7 3 (3.30%) SSL
8 2 (2.20%) FTP
8 2 (2.20%) SAN
8 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.10%) SSH
9 1 (1.10%) PABX
9 1 (1.10%) NAS
9 1 (1.10%) BGP
9 1 (1.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.10%) MSI
2 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.10%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.10%) Ant
2 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.10%) Gradle
2 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.30%) Retail
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Support Engineer
1 18 (19.78%) Analyst
2 12 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) IT Support
5 6 (6.59%) Consultant
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.59%) Server Support
5 6 (6.59%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Support Technician
7 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) ADSI
2 3 (3.30%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) Spring
3 1 (1.10%) JSF
3 1 (1.10%) Java EE
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.10%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.10%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.10%) JAXP
3 1 (1.10%) JAXB
3 1 (1.10%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.10%) WSDL
3 1 (1.10%) SOAP
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) XSD
3 1 (1.10%) XSLT
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) PKI
4 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.02%) Windows
2 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (25.27%) Windows 7
5 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
6 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.79%) UNIX
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Vista
8 7 (7.69%) Linux
9 5 (5.49%) CentOS
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.30%) NetWare
11 1 (1.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) Migration
2 14 (15.38%) ITIL
3 7 (7.69%) ITSM
4 4 (4.40%) Project Management
4 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.30%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.20%) Change Management
6 2 (2.20%) Test Management
6 2 (2.20%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.10%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.10%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.10%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.10%) Requirements Management
7 1 (1.10%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.10%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.10%) Change Control
7 1 (1.10%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.10%) QMS
7 1 (1.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.30%) VBScript
4 2 (2.20%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) XPath
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSE
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.40%) MCP
4 4 (4.40%) MCDST
5 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.30%) MCTS
5 3 (3.30%) MCITP
5 3 (3.30%) MCSA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.10%) Degree
7 1 (1.10%) CCEE
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) CCA
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 53 (58.24%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.18%) XenApp
3 19 (20.88%) XenDesktop
4 11 (12.09%) XenServer
5 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.40%) vSphere
8 2 (2.20%) Xen
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.10%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.30%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.10%) Puppet
6 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 33 (36.26%) VMware
3 12 (13.19%) Cisco
4 7 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (5.49%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.40%) Lotus
6 4 (4.40%) Remedy
6 4 (4.40%) Google
7 3 (3.30%) Kaspersky
7 3 (3.30%) Novell
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) Avaya
8 2 (2.20%) Sophos
9 1 (1.10%) AppSense
9 1 (1.10%) RedPrairie
9 1 (1.10%) Websense
9 1 (1.10%) Mercator
9 1 (1.10%) Apple
9 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
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