The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 28 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 167 110 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.35% 3.51% 5.68%
As % of the Vendors category 11.85% 7.97% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 47 56
Average daily rate
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£357 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £162 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.38 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% +21.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £27.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1409 1381 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.17% 44.02% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 784 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 139 115
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hertfordshire +32 49 £425 +23.18% 20
Essex 0 47 £375 +8.69% 2
Bedfordshire +36 32 £300 -40.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -22 26 £289 -16.30% 9
Norfolk +14 9 £245 -5.76% 1
Suffolk +4 4 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 235 (72.98%) Windows
2 159 (49.38%) Active Directory
3 157 (48.76%) VMware
4 140 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 110 (34.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (27.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (26.40%) Windows 7
8 80 (24.84%) ITIL
9 72 (22.36%) Symantec
10 71 (22.05%) Finance
10 71 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (21.74%) HP
12 69 (21.43%) MS Office
12 69 (21.43%) Cisco
13 62 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 59 (18.32%) MS Excel
15 58 (18.01%) SharePoint
16 57 (17.70%) Data Centre
17 54 (16.77%) XenApp
18 51 (15.84%) SQL
19 49 (15.22%) DNS
19 49 (15.22%) SAN
20 48 (14.91%) Incident Management
21 45 (13.98%) SCCM
21 45 (13.98%) SQL Server
22 43 (13.35%) DHCP
23 39 (12.11%) Migration
23 39 (12.11%) Firewall
23 39 (12.11%) SLA
24 36 (11.18%) MS Exchange

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 58 (18.01%) SharePoint
2 36 (11.18%) MS Exchange
3 21 (6.52%) IBM Notes
4 17 (5.28%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (4.97%) IIS
6 14 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.48%) Lync
9 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.55%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.62%) CMS
14 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (21.43%) MS Office
2 59 (18.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.73%) Maximo
3 11 (3.42%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.35%) SaaS
3 13 (4.04%) Office 365
4 12 (3.73%) PaaS
5 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.22%) DNS
1 49 (15.22%) SAN
2 43 (13.35%) DHCP
3 39 (12.11%) Firewall
4 34 (10.56%) WAN
5 29 (9.01%) LAN
6 22 (6.83%) TCP/IP
7 21 (6.52%) Network Security
8 18 (5.59%) NetScaler
9 16 (4.97%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (4.04%) VPN
10 13 (4.04%) FTP
11 11 (3.42%) VoIP
12 10 (3.11%) IP Telephony
13 9 (2.80%) VLAN
14 8 (2.48%) Wireless
15 5 (1.55%) OSPF
16 4 (1.24%) Internet
16 4 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 3 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.73%) RDBMS
2 12 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.24%) EDRMS
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.55%) MSI
3 3 (0.93%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.93%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 71 (22.05%) Finance
2 16 (4.97%) Law
3 12 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.42%) Local Government
5 6 (1.86%) Legal
6 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Electronics
7 3 (0.93%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (25.78%) Analyst
2 43 (13.35%) Service Analyst
2 43 (13.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 39 (12.11%) Support Analyst
4 35 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (9.63%) Architect
6 25 (7.76%) 1st Line Support
7 24 (7.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 19 (5.90%) Support Engineer
8 19 (5.90%) Desktop Support
8 19 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (5.59%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 18 (5.59%) Operations Engineer
10 17 (5.28%) Consultant
11 16 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.97%) Administrator
12 15 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (3.73%) Help Desk Support
14 11 (3.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (3.42%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.45%) Web Services
2 12 (3.73%) SOAP
2 12 (3.73%) REST
3 7 (2.17%) Application Packaging
4 5 (1.55%) .NET
5 2 (0.62%) XML
5 2 (0.62%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.70%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.94%) Blackberry
3 20 (6.21%) Clustering
4 12 (3.73%) GIS
4 12 (3.73%) Data Integration
5 10 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.11%) NHS
6 9 (2.80%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.80%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.86%) HP Storage
8 5 (1.55%) Replication
9 4 (1.24%) PKI
9 4 (1.24%) BYOD
10 3 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.93%) iPhone
10 3 (0.93%) CCTV
11 2 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.62%) CMDB
11 2 (0.62%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 235 (72.98%) Windows
2 110 (34.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (27.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 85 (26.40%) Windows 7
5 71 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (8.07%) Windows XP
7 24 (7.45%) Windows 8
8 18 (5.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 18 (5.59%) Android
9 13 (4.04%) Linux
10 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.62%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.31%) UNIX
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (24.84%) ITIL
2 48 (14.91%) Incident Management
3 39 (12.11%) Migration
4 28 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 25 (7.76%) CRM
6 17 (5.28%) SOA
7 16 (4.97%) Document Management
8 15 (4.66%) TOGAF
8 15 (4.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (4.35%) Change Management
9 14 (4.35%) Project Management
10 12 (3.73%) ETL
11 11 (3.42%) Service Management
12 8 (2.48%) Configuration Management
12 8 (2.48%) Change Control
12 8 (2.48%) Load Balancing
12 8 (2.48%) Server Building
13 7 (2.17%) PRINCE2
14 6 (1.86%) Asset Management
15 5 (1.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.84%) SQL
2 24 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.86%) C#
4 5 (1.55%) Java
5 2 (0.62%) C
5 2 (0.62%) C++
6 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.31%) VBScript
6 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (8.39%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.90%) MCSE
4 18 (5.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.97%) MCP
5 16 (4.97%) CCNA
6 14 (4.35%) CCNP
6 14 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.04%) Degree
8 10 (3.11%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.80%) MCITP
10 6 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.55%) HP ASE
11 5 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.55%) CCIE
12 4 (1.24%) MCSA
12 4 (1.24%) CCA
12 4 (1.24%) CCDP
12 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.11%) SLA
2 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.62%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) TickIT
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 159 (49.38%) Active Directory
2 62 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (16.77%) XenApp
4 32 (9.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 30 (9.32%) Hyper-V
6 24 (7.45%) VMware ESX
7 23 (7.14%) Xen
7 23 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 13 (4.04%) vSphere
8 13 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (2.17%) XenServer
11 5 (1.55%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.55%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.62%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.62%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.31%) Docker
13 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.31%) Firmware
13 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (13.98%) SCCM
2 27 (8.39%) SCOM
3 26 (8.07%) Backup Exec
4 21 (6.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.17%) Puppet
6 4 (1.24%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.24%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.62%) DameWare
8 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.31%) WSUS
9 1 (0.31%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.31%) RANCID
9 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 157 (48.76%) VMware
2 140 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 72 (22.36%) Symantec
4 70 (21.74%) HP
5 69 (21.43%) Cisco
6 25 (7.76%) Oracle
7 24 (7.45%) SAP
8 22 (6.83%) IBM
8 22 (6.83%) Dell
9 21 (6.52%) Hitachi
9 21 (6.52%) Lotus
10 17 (5.28%) McAfee
11 15 (4.66%) Adobe
12 13 (4.04%) Apple
13 12 (3.73%) ESRI
13 12 (3.73%) NetApp
14 10 (3.11%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.11%) F5
15 9 (2.80%) 3PAR
15 9 (2.80%) Juniper
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Rate: Flexible Working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Norfolk
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Rate: on application
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