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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 41 43 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 138 93 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.46% 3.87% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 9.78% 8.39% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 48 109
Average daily rate
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£238 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.03% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £169 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £410 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.95% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 13 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £11.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.40 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +5.25%
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
1411 1108 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.65% 46.05% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 513 651
Average daily rate £345 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 145 134
Average hourly rate £21.75 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.07 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.80 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
Cambridgeshire +41 62 £190 -53.93% 15
Essex -17 39 £170 -29.16% 2
Hertfordshire -23 18 £295 -0.84% 12
Bedfordshire -38 9 £275 -16.66% 8
Norfolk - 9 £173 -
Suffolk +7 1 £425 - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 188 (68.86%) Windows
2 120 (43.96%) Active Directory
3 97 (35.53%) VMware
4 94 (34.43%) ITIL
5 90 (32.97%) Microsoft
6 79 (28.94%) Windows 7
7 72 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (26.37%) MS Excel
8 71 (26.01%) Finance
9 70 (25.64%) MS Office
10 67 (24.54%) MS Exchange
11 63 (23.08%) Blackberry
12 48 (17.58%) Incident Management
13 45 (16.48%) Cisco
14 42 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
15 40 (14.65%) XenApp
16 38 (13.92%) Firewall
16 38 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 35 (12.82%) HP
18 33 (12.09%) Law
19 28 (10.26%) Document Management
19 28 (10.26%) SCCM
20 27 (9.89%) DNS
21 25 (9.16%) DHCP
21 25 (9.16%) VoIP
22 24 (8.79%) Oracle
23 23 (8.42%) SQL
23 23 (8.42%) Linux
23 23 (8.42%) SLA
23 23 (8.42%) Remedy

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 67 (24.54%) MS Exchange
2 42 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (5.13%) IBM Notes
6 13 (4.76%) IIS
7 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.56%) Apache
9 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.73%) Documentum
11 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.37%) Confluence
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 72 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 70 (25.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) assyst
2 7 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.92%) Firewall
2 27 (9.89%) DNS
3 25 (9.16%) DHCP
3 25 (9.16%) VoIP
4 20 (7.33%) VLAN
5 19 (6.96%) LAN
6 15 (5.49%) WAN
7 12 (4.40%) VPN
8 11 (4.03%) NetScaler
9 10 (3.66%) Ethernet
9 10 (3.66%) Network Security
10 7 (2.56%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.56%) SAN
10 7 (2.56%) LDAP
10 7 (2.56%) MPLS
11 4 (1.47%) BGP
11 4 (1.47%) Broadband
11 4 (1.47%) SMS
12 3 (1.10%) RTP
12 3 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.47%) DB2
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.03%) MSI
2 5 (1.83%) InstallShield
2 5 (1.83%) AdminStudio
2 5 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.73%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 71 (26.01%) Finance
2 33 (12.09%) Law
3 12 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.30%) Legal
4 9 (3.30%) Advertising
4 9 (3.30%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) Local Government
5 2 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 98 (35.90%) Analyst
2 62 (22.71%) Service Analyst
2 62 (22.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 40 (14.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (12.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 22 (8.06%) Support Analyst
6 11 (4.03%) Problem Manager
7 10 (3.66%) Server Engineer
7 10 (3.66%) IT Support
8 9 (3.30%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (2.93%) Support Engineer
9 8 (2.93%) Applications Packager
9 8 (2.93%) Architect
9 8 (2.93%) Citrix Engineer
10 7 (2.56%) Network Engineer
10 7 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (2.56%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (2.20%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.30%) .NET
2 8 (2.93%) Middleware
2 8 (2.93%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.73%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.37%) HTML
4 1 (0.37%) SOAP
4 1 (0.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 18 (6.59%) Clustering
3 15 (5.49%) Kindle
4 9 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.30%) Thin Client
4 9 (3.30%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.93%) PKI
6 7 (2.56%) Replication
6 7 (2.56%) CMDB
6 7 (2.56%) FMCG
7 6 (2.20%) CCTV
7 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.10%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.73%) NHS
10 1 (0.37%) Online Games
10 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 188 (68.86%) Windows
2 79 (28.94%) Windows 7
3 72 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (8.42%) Linux
5 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (6.96%) Windows XP
7 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.56%) Windows 2000
8 7 (2.56%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.20%) UNIX
9 6 (2.20%) Solaris
10 5 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.47%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.43%) ITIL
2 48 (17.58%) Incident Management
3 28 (10.26%) Document Management
4 21 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 17 (6.23%) Problem Management
6 16 (5.86%) Service Management
7 14 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 13 (4.76%) ITSM
9 12 (4.40%) Migration
10 10 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.30%) ITIL V3
11 9 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (2.93%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (2.56%) Change Management
13 7 (2.56%) CRM
13 7 (2.56%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.56%) Mentoring
14 6 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (2.20%) Network Design
14 6 (2.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.42%) SQL
2 10 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.20%) C
3 6 (2.20%) VB
4 4 (1.47%) Java
4 4 (1.47%) VBScript
5 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.73%) C#
5 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.73%) ABAP
5 2 (0.73%) VBA
6 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (6.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.93%) MCSE
5 6 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.47%) MCSA
6 4 (1.47%) CCNP
7 3 (1.10%) CCNA
7 3 (1.10%) MCP
7 3 (1.10%) CCA
7 3 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.73%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.73%) MCDST
8 2 (0.73%) CCSE
8 2 (0.73%) ISEB
8 2 (0.73%) Degree
8 2 (0.73%) MCITP
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.42%) SLA
2 15 (5.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 120 (43.96%) Active Directory
2 40 (14.65%) XenApp
3 38 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (7.33%) XenServer
6 12 (4.40%) vSphere
7 8 (2.93%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.93%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.93%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.20%) vCloud
10 5 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.10%) NFS
11 3 (1.10%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.10%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.37%) Xen
12 1 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 28 (10.26%) SCCM
2 7 (2.56%) SCOM
2 7 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.20%) OpenView
3 6 (2.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.83%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.10%) Nagios
5 3 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.10%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.73%) WSUS
6 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.73%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.37%) Cacti
7 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 97 (35.53%) VMware
2 90 (32.97%) Microsoft
3 45 (16.48%) Cisco
4 35 (12.82%) HP
5 24 (8.79%) Oracle
6 23 (8.42%) Remedy
7 18 (6.59%) NetApp
8 17 (6.23%) WatchGuard
9 16 (5.86%) AppSense
10 14 (5.13%) Symantec
10 14 (5.13%) Lotus
11 10 (3.66%) EMC
12 9 (3.30%) IBM
13 7 (2.56%) BMC
14 6 (2.20%) McAfee
14 6 (2.20%) Sophos
15 5 (1.83%) Veeam
15 5 (1.83%) Juniper
15 5 (1.83%) Veritas
15 5 (1.83%) Acronis
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