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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 30 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 157 146 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.69% 4.91% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 11.33% 10.23% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 68 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -14.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.85 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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
1386 1427 972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.25% 48.03% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 695 443
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 116 132
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 50 £400 +110.52% 18
Cambridgeshire -5 34 £391 +13.81% 8
Essex -9 29 £373 -0.66% 4
Bedfordshire +11 22 £373 -0.66% 8
Norfolk +10 22 £175 -30.34% 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 183 (70.66%) Windows
2 124 (47.88%) VMware
3 120 (46.33%) Active Directory
4 106 (40.93%) Microsoft
5 79 (30.50%) MS Office
5 79 (30.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (27.03%) Windows 7
7 64 (24.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 61 (23.55%) ITIL
9 58 (22.39%) HP
10 56 (21.62%) Cisco
11 55 (21.24%) Finance
12 52 (20.08%) MS Excel
13 49 (18.92%) Incident Management
13 49 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (18.15%) SharePoint
15 46 (17.76%) Symantec
16 41 (15.83%) SLA
17 40 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 39 (15.06%) SQL
18 39 (15.06%) SAN
19 35 (13.51%) Blackberry
19 35 (13.51%) XenApp
20 31 (11.97%) MS Exchange
20 31 (11.97%) DNS
20 31 (11.97%) Service Delivery
21 29 (11.20%) SQL Server
22 28 (10.81%) Migration
23 27 (10.42%) DHCP
23 27 (10.42%) Lotus

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (18.15%) SharePoint
2 31 (11.97%) MS Exchange
3 26 (10.04%) IBM Notes
4 15 (5.79%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (5.41%) IIS
6 12 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.47%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.54%) Lync
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 79 (30.50%) MS Office
2 52 (20.08%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.09%) Maximo
2 8 (3.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.47%) Office 365
3 8 (3.09%) SaaS
3 8 (3.09%) PaaS
4 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.06%) SAN
2 31 (11.97%) DNS
3 27 (10.42%) DHCP
4 24 (9.27%) Firewall
5 21 (8.11%) LAN
6 20 (7.72%) WAN
7 19 (7.34%) TCP/IP
8 15 (5.79%) Network Security
9 13 (5.02%) VPN
10 11 (4.25%) Wireless
10 11 (4.25%) NetScaler
11 10 (3.86%) VoIP
12 9 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (3.09%) FTP
14 5 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (1.54%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.54%) Internet
16 3 (1.16%) OSPF
16 3 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.09%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.16%) DTS
4 3 (1.16%) MS Access
5 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MSI
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (21.24%) Finance
2 15 (5.79%) Law
3 11 (4.25%) Legal
4 4 (1.54%) Local Government
4 4 (1.54%) French Language
4 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.16%) Banking
6 2 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (34.36%) Analyst
2 48 (18.53%) Service Analyst
2 48 (18.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 42 (16.22%) Support Analyst
4 31 (11.97%) Help Desk Analyst
5 27 (10.42%) 1st Line Support
6 23 (8.88%) Consultant
6 23 (8.88%) Architect
7 21 (8.11%) Support Engineer
8 18 (6.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 17 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (5.79%) Operations Engineer
11 14 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.41%) Administrator
11 14 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.63%) Desktop Support
13 11 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (4.25%) Help Desk Support
14 10 (3.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 9 (3.47%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.72%) Web Services
2 10 (3.86%) .NET
3 8 (3.09%) REST
3 8 (3.09%) SOAP
4 4 (1.54%) XML
5 2 (0.77%) Flash
6 1 (0.39%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.02%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.86%) Clustering
4 8 (3.09%) iPad
4 8 (3.09%) iPhone
4 8 (3.09%) Data Integration
4 8 (3.09%) GIS
5 6 (2.32%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.32%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.93%) BYOD
7 4 (1.54%) CMDB
7 4 (1.54%) AS400
8 3 (1.16%) iSeries
8 3 (1.16%) SecurID
9 2 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.77%) Replication
9 2 (0.77%) VLE
9 2 (0.77%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 183 (70.66%) Windows
2 79 (30.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 64 (24.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.95%) Windows 2000 Server
7 17 (6.56%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.18%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.86%) Android
10 8 (3.09%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.09%) UNIX
11 7 (2.70%) Linux
12 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.16%) AIX
13 3 (1.16%) Solaris
14 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.77%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.77%) HPUX
14 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.55%) ITIL
2 49 (18.92%) Incident Management
3 31 (11.97%) Service Delivery
4 28 (10.81%) Migration
5 22 (8.49%) CRM
6 17 (6.56%) Project Management
6 17 (6.56%) Document Management
7 16 (6.18%) SOA
8 15 (5.79%) Change Management
9 12 (4.63%) Service Management
10 9 (3.47%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.47%) TOGAF
10 9 (3.47%) Problem Management
10 9 (3.47%) Change Control
11 8 (3.09%) Content Management
11 8 (3.09%) ETL
12 6 (2.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (2.32%) Network Design
13 5 (1.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (1.93%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.06%) SQL
2 11 (4.25%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.54%) C#
4 2 (0.77%) C++
4 2 (0.77%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.79%) MCP
4 14 (5.41%) MCSE
5 13 (5.02%) CCNA
6 12 (4.63%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.86%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.47%) CCNP
8 9 (3.47%) Degree
9 8 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.32%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.93%) CCDP
11 5 (1.93%) CCSE
12 4 (1.54%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.54%) JNCIE
12 4 (1.54%) HP ASE
12 4 (1.54%) HP MASE
12 4 (1.54%) CCIE
12 4 (1.54%) CCSP
12 4 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) TickIT
2 1 (0.39%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 120 (46.33%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (13.51%) XenApp
4 19 (7.34%) VMware ESX
4 19 (7.34%) Xen
5 14 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (4.25%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.25%) vSphere
7 8 (3.09%) XenServer
8 6 (2.32%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.32%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.93%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (8.49%) Backup Exec
2 15 (5.79%) SCCM
3 9 (3.47%) SCOM
4 6 (2.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.16%) OpenView
6 3 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.77%) DameWare
7 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.39%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.39%) RANCID
8 1 (0.39%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (47.88%) VMware
2 106 (40.93%) Microsoft
3 58 (22.39%) HP
4 56 (21.62%) Cisco
5 46 (17.76%) Symantec
6 27 (10.42%) Lotus
7 20 (7.72%) NetApp
8 18 (6.95%) SAP
9 17 (6.56%) Hitachi
10 16 (6.18%) IBM
10 16 (6.18%) Adobe
11 15 (5.79%) Oracle
11 15 (5.79%) McAfee
12 13 (5.02%) Dell
13 10 (3.86%) Apple
14 8 (3.09%) F5
14 8 (3.09%) ESRI
14 8 (3.09%) CheckPoint
14 8 (3.09%) Remedy
15 7 (2.70%) Juniper
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