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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 30 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 169 139 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.41% 4.59% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 11.37% 10.14% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 47
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£300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £172 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 34 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%
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
1487 1371 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.57% 45.31% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 735 496
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 154 123
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +14 41 £425 +44.06% 20
Essex -16 38 £400 +1.58% 2
Bedfordshire +22 30 £300 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire -19 30 £294 +8.79% 11
Norfolk +14 28 £175 -32.69% 1
Suffolk +7 2 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 218 (70.55%) Windows
2 156 (50.49%) VMware
3 152 (49.19%) Active Directory
4 127 (41.10%) Microsoft
5 109 (35.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (26.86%) ITIL
8 79 (25.57%) Windows 7
9 76 (24.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 72 (23.30%) MS Office
10 72 (23.30%) Cisco
11 70 (22.65%) HP
12 62 (20.06%) Symantec
13 60 (19.42%) Finance
14 58 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 57 (18.45%) XenApp
16 54 (17.48%) SharePoint
17 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
17 50 (16.18%) SQL
18 49 (15.86%) DNS
18 49 (15.86%) SAN
19 47 (15.21%) Incident Management
20 45 (14.56%) Data Centre
21 43 (13.92%) DHCP
21 43 (13.92%) SQL Server
21 43 (13.92%) MS Exchange
22 42 (13.59%) SLA
23 37 (11.97%) Firewall
24 35 (11.33%) SCCM
25 32 (10.36%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 54 (17.48%) SharePoint
2 43 (13.92%) MS Exchange
3 21 (6.80%) IBM Notes
4 20 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (6.15%) IIS
6 17 (5.50%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.27%) Lync
8 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 72 (23.30%) MS Office
2 50 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.56%) SAP CRM
3 10 (3.24%) Maximo
4 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.32%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.56%) SaaS
3 10 (3.24%) PaaS
4 9 (2.91%) Office 365
5 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.86%) DNS
1 49 (15.86%) SAN
2 43 (13.92%) DHCP
3 37 (11.97%) Firewall
4 31 (10.03%) WAN
5 28 (9.06%) LAN
5 28 (9.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (5.50%) Network Security
7 15 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (4.53%) VPN
9 13 (4.21%) NetScaler
10 11 (3.56%) FTP
11 9 (2.91%) VoIP
11 9 (2.91%) Wireless
12 8 (2.59%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.59%) VLAN
13 5 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.24%) RDBMS
2 10 (3.24%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.29%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.97%) MSI
3 2 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 60 (19.42%) Finance
2 15 (4.85%) Law
3 10 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.59%) Legal
4 8 (2.59%) Local Government
5 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.97%) Banking
6 3 (0.97%) French Language
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
7 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (26.54%) Analyst
2 45 (14.56%) Service Analyst
2 45 (14.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 37 (11.97%) Support Analyst
4 30 (9.71%) Architect
4 30 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (8.74%) 1st Line Support
6 26 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 25 (8.09%) Help Desk Analyst
8 24 (7.77%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.47%) Consultant
10 19 (6.15%) Desktop Support
10 19 (6.15%) Administrator
11 18 (5.83%) Operations Engineer
12 17 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (5.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 14 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (3.88%) Help Desk Support
15 10 (3.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 10 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.47%) Web Services
2 10 (3.24%) SOAP
2 10 (3.24%) REST
3 8 (2.59%) .NET
4 4 (1.29%) XML
5 2 (0.65%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.65%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.56%) Data Centre
2 31 (10.03%) Blackberry
3 16 (5.18%) Clustering
4 12 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.24%) GIS
5 10 (3.24%) Data Integration
6 9 (2.91%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.91%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.59%) NHS
7 8 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.27%) iPhone
9 6 (1.94%) iPad
10 5 (1.62%) HP Storage
10 5 (1.62%) BYOD
10 5 (1.62%) Replication
11 4 (1.29%) PKI
12 3 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
13 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.65%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 218 (70.55%) Windows
2 109 (35.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (25.57%) Windows 7
5 76 (24.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (8.74%) Windows XP
7 21 (6.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 20 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.18%) Android
10 11 (3.56%) Linux
11 4 (1.29%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.65%) UNIX
13 2 (0.65%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.86%) ITIL
2 47 (15.21%) Incident Management
3 32 (10.36%) Service Delivery
4 29 (9.39%) Migration
5 25 (8.09%) CRM
6 21 (6.80%) Project Management
7 18 (5.83%) Change Management
7 18 (5.83%) SOA
8 15 (4.85%) Document Management
9 12 (3.88%) TOGAF
9 12 (3.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (3.56%) Service Management
11 10 (3.24%) ETL
12 8 (2.59%) Content Management
12 8 (2.59%) Change Control
12 8 (2.59%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.59%) Server Building
13 7 (2.27%) Asset Management
13 7 (2.27%) E-Commerce
14 6 (1.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.18%) SQL
2 20 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.59%) C#
4 5 (1.62%) Java
5 2 (0.65%) C++
6 1 (0.32%) C
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (10.03%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.15%) CCNA
3 19 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 17 (5.50%) MCSE
5 16 (5.18%) MCP
6 15 (4.85%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.21%) Degree
7 13 (4.21%) CCNP
8 11 (3.56%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.94%) MCITP
10 6 (1.94%) CCIE
11 5 (1.62%) CCDP
11 5 (1.62%) HP ASE
11 5 (1.62%) CCSE
12 4 (1.29%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.29%) JNCIE
12 4 (1.29%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) TickIT
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 152 (49.19%) Active Directory
2 58 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (18.45%) XenApp
4 24 (7.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 23 (7.44%) Xen
5 23 (7.44%) Hyper-V
6 21 (6.80%) VMware ESX
7 19 (6.15%) Terminal Services
8 13 (4.21%) vSphere
8 13 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (2.59%) Terminal Server
10 8 (2.59%) XenServer
11 6 (1.94%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.65%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.32%) Firmware
13 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.32%) Docker
13 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 35 (11.33%) SCCM
2 29 (9.39%) Backup Exec
3 21 (6.80%) SCOM
4 16 (5.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.27%) Puppet
6 4 (1.29%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.97%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.65%) DameWare
8 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.32%) WSUS
9 1 (0.32%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.32%) RANCID
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 156 (50.49%) VMware
2 127 (41.10%) Microsoft
3 72 (23.30%) Cisco
4 70 (22.65%) HP
5 62 (20.06%) Symantec
6 24 (7.77%) SAP
7 22 (7.12%) Dell
8 21 (6.80%) Hitachi
8 21 (6.80%) Lotus
9 20 (6.47%) Oracle
10 19 (6.15%) NetApp
11 17 (5.50%) IBM
12 16 (5.18%) Adobe
13 15 (4.85%) McAfee
14 13 (4.21%) Apple
15 10 (3.24%) Remedy
15 10 (3.24%) ESRI
15 10 (3.24%) F5
16 9 (2.91%) CheckPoint
16 9 (2.91%) Juniper
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Rate: £150 - £165 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Great Yarmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - 295 per day
Posted: 27 days ago