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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 57 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 36 60 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.38% 3.71% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 8.60% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £402 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £14.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £12.50 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.35 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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
685 698 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.21% 43.14% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 342 273
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 £240 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 44 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £57.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Northamptonshire +8 11 £238 -34.41% 1
Derbyshire +4 10 £325 -14.19% 3
Leicestershire +7 8 - - 4
Nottinghamshire -11 5 £298 -8.46% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 6
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 61 (77.22%) Windows
2 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
3 34 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
5 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (30.38%) VMware
6 23 (29.11%) XenApp
7 22 (27.85%) Windows 7
8 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (24.05%) XenDesktop
9 19 (24.05%) Migration
10 18 (22.78%) MS Office
11 15 (18.99%) Cisco
12 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
12 13 (16.46%) LAN
13 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
13 12 (15.19%) WAN
14 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
15 10 (12.66%) SQL
15 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
15 10 (12.66%) SCCM
16 9 (11.39%) XenServer
16 9 (11.39%) ITIL
17 8 (10.13%) DNS
18 7 (8.86%) DHCP
18 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (8.86%) UNIX
18 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
18 7 (8.86%) Linux
18 7 (8.86%) Project Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) Lync
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.59%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.06%) IIS
6 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Site Server
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.27%) Quickr
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Office
2 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) LAN
2 12 (15.19%) WAN
3 8 (10.13%) DNS
4 7 (8.86%) DHCP
5 6 (7.59%) Wireless
6 5 (6.33%) Firewall
7 4 (5.06%) Kerberos
7 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.06%) LDAP
8 3 (3.80%) VoIP
8 3 (3.80%) SSL
8 3 (3.80%) Internet
9 2 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.53%) Intranet
9 2 (2.53%) SAN
9 2 (2.53%) VPN
9 2 (2.53%) SNMP
10 1 (1.27%) WLAN
10 1 (1.27%) FTP
10 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.27%) Ant
3 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.27%) MSI
3 1 (1.27%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.27%) Gradle
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
1 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.80%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.59%) Server Support
4 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) IT Support
5 4 (5.06%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (5.06%) Server Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Support Technician
5 4 (5.06%) Administrator
5 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) ADSI
2 3 (3.80%) Middleware
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) XSD
3 1 (1.27%) XSLT
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) WSDL
3 1 (1.27%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.27%) JAXP
3 1 (1.27%) JAXB
3 1 (1.27%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.27%) Spring
3 1 (1.27%) JSF
3 1 (1.27%) Java EE
3 1 (1.27%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Thin Client
1 7 (8.86%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.06%) Open Source
2 4 (5.06%) PKI
2 4 (5.06%) Smartphone
2 4 (5.06%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) FMCG
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) iSeries
5 1 (1.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 61 (77.22%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (27.85%) Windows 7
5 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.86%) UNIX
7 7 (8.86%) Linux
8 5 (6.33%) CentOS
8 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Migration
2 9 (11.39%) ITIL
3 7 (8.86%) Project Management
4 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.80%) Change Management
5 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
5 3 (3.80%) Test Management
6 2 (2.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (2.53%) Logistics
6 2 (2.53%) ITSM
7 1 (1.27%) SOA
7 1 (1.27%) ERP
7 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.27%) Service Management
7 1 (1.27%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.27%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.27%) Network Design
7 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.27%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.53%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) XPath
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) MCDST
5 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CCNP
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) MCP
6 1 (1.27%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) CCA
6 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCTS
6 1 (1.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
1 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
2 23 (29.11%) XenApp
3 19 (24.05%) XenDesktop
4 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
5 9 (11.39%) XenServer
6 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.80%) vSphere
9 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.53%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.27%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 1 (1.27%) KVM
10 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.80%) SCOM
4 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.38%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Cisco
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.33%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.06%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
6 2 (2.53%) Lotus
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) Avaya
7 1 (1.27%) Apple
7 1 (1.27%) Websense
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) McAfee
7 1 (1.27%) Sophos
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