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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 52 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 56 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.73% 3.37% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 7.76% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £127 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £408 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.38 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -3.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.13 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
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
714 722 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 46.36% 43.39% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 356 299
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £120 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 50 63
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £10.80 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.60 £50.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 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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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 +12 15 £328 -13.53% 3
Northamptonshire +9 12 £301 -17.10%
Leicestershire +2 8 - - 3
Nottinghamshire -9 5 £298 -11.85% 5
Lincolnshire +10 1 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 62 (75.61%) Windows
2 46 (56.10%) Active Directory
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
5 26 (31.71%) Windows 7
6 25 (30.49%) XenApp
6 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (28.05%) VMware
8 22 (26.83%) Migration
9 21 (25.61%) XenDesktop
10 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (24.39%) MS Office
11 17 (20.73%) Cisco
12 16 (19.51%) LAN
13 14 (17.07%) WAN
14 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
14 12 (14.63%) ITIL
15 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
16 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
17 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
17 9 (10.98%) SCCM
17 9 (10.98%) Windows XP
17 9 (10.98%) SQL
17 9 (10.98%) DNS
18 8 (9.76%) DHCP
18 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
18 8 (9.76%) XenServer
19 7 (8.54%) Fat Client
19 7 (8.54%) Thin Client
19 7 (8.54%) UNIX

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.32%) Lync
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.88%) IIS
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.22%) Site Server
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.22%) Quickr
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Office
2 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) LAN
2 14 (17.07%) WAN
3 9 (10.98%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) DHCP
5 6 (7.32%) Wireless
6 5 (6.10%) Firewall
7 4 (4.88%) LDAP
7 4 (4.88%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.66%) SSL
8 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) VPN
9 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.44%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.44%) SAN
9 2 (2.44%) Intranet
9 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 2 (2.44%) SNMP
9 2 (2.44%) VoIP
10 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.22%) Gradle
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) MSI
3 1 (1.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.22%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.22%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
1 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.66%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.32%) Server Support
4 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Administrator
5 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Support Technician
5 4 (4.88%) Desktop Technician
6 3 (3.66%) Wintel Administrator
6 3 (3.66%) Performance Test Manager
6 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (3.66%) IT Support
6 3 (3.66%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (3.66%) Performance Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Server Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) ADSI
2 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Spring
3 1 (1.22%) JSF
3 1 (1.22%) Java EE
3 1 (1.22%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.22%) WSDL
3 1 (1.22%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.22%) JAXP
3 1 (1.22%) JAXB
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) SOAP
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) XSD
3 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Thin Client
1 7 (8.54%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.10%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.88%) Open Source
3 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 4 (4.88%) PKI
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) DataPower
5 1 (1.22%) iSeries
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (31.71%) Windows 7
4 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.98%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.54%) UNIX
7 7 (8.54%) Linux
8 5 (6.10%) CentOS
8 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.66%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Migration
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
3 7 (8.54%) Project Management
4 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.66%) Change Management
5 3 (3.66%) Service Management
5 3 (3.66%) Performance Testing
5 3 (3.66%) Integration Testing
5 3 (3.66%) Test Management
5 3 (3.66%) Data Transformation
6 2 (2.44%) Requirements Management
6 2 (2.44%) Logistics
6 2 (2.44%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.44%) Coaching
6 2 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.44%) ITSM
7 1 (1.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.22%) Network Design
7 1 (1.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) ISEB
6 2 (2.44%) CCNP
6 2 (2.44%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.22%) Degree
7 1 (1.22%) MCP
7 1 (1.22%) MCDST
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.49%) XenApp
3 21 (25.61%) XenDesktop
4 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.76%) XenServer
6 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.66%) vSphere
8 2 (2.44%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.05%) VMware
3 17 (20.73%) Cisco
4 5 (6.10%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.88%) SAP
5 4 (4.88%) Google
5 4 (4.88%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.66%) Lotus
6 3 (3.66%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle
7 2 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (1.22%) McAfee
8 1 (1.22%) Sophos
8 1 (1.22%) Websense
8 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.22%) Mercator
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec
8 1 (1.22%) IBM
8 1 (1.22%) EMC
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16.00 - £19.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago