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 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 56 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 109 135 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.47% 5.68% 8.51%
As % of the Vendors category 7.78% 12.23% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 130
Average daily rate
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£345 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 17
Average hourly rate £19.38 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.05 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.00 £86.50
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1401 1104 1478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.66% 46.43% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 491 674
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £491 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 114 134
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
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 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 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 28 August 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 28 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
Cambridgeshire +19 43 £345 +84.00% 9
Essex -11 39 £345 -1.42% 4
Hertfordshire -20 14 £345 +23.21% 8
Norfolk -8 7 £260 -3.70%
Bedfordshire -43 5 £500 +51.51% 5
Suffolk -9 1 - - 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 176 (67.69%) Windows
2 97 (37.31%) Active Directory
3 89 (34.23%) VMware
4 78 (30.00%) ITIL
5 77 (29.62%) Microsoft
6 67 (25.77%) Windows 7
7 61 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (23.46%) MS Exchange
8 56 (21.54%) Finance
9 54 (20.77%) MS Office
10 49 (18.85%) MS Excel
11 48 (18.46%) Cisco
12 45 (17.31%) XenApp
13 42 (16.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (15.77%) Blackberry
15 37 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (13.46%) Incident Management
17 33 (12.69%) Firewall
18 24 (9.23%) Law
18 24 (9.23%) HP
19 23 (8.85%) VoIP
19 23 (8.85%) DNS
20 22 (8.46%) DHCP
20 22 (8.46%) XenServer
21 21 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
21 21 (8.08%) Microsoft App-V
22 19 (7.31%) Windows XP
22 19 (7.31%) Oracle
22 19 (7.31%) Linux
22 19 (7.31%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 42 (16.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (4.23%) IBM Notes
7 9 (3.46%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.31%) IIS
9 5 (1.92%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.77%) Apache
10 2 (0.77%) Documentum
10 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) SAS
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (20.77%) MS Office
2 49 (18.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.46%) assyst
2 5 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.69%) Firewall
2 23 (8.85%) VoIP
2 23 (8.85%) DNS
3 22 (8.46%) DHCP
4 17 (6.54%) LAN
4 17 (6.54%) VLAN
5 16 (6.15%) NetScaler
6 15 (5.77%) WAN
7 14 (5.38%) Network Security
8 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
9 9 (3.46%) Ethernet
9 9 (3.46%) SAN
10 8 (3.08%) MPLS
11 7 (2.69%) BGP
11 7 (2.69%) VPN
12 5 (1.92%) SMS
12 5 (1.92%) OSPF
12 5 (1.92%) NetScreen
12 5 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (3.85%) MSI
2 6 (2.31%) AdminStudio
3 5 (1.92%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.77%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 56 (21.54%) Finance
2 24 (9.23%) Law
3 9 (3.46%) Publishing
4 8 (3.08%) Legal
5 6 (2.31%) Banking
6 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.92%) French Language
7 4 (1.54%) Advertising
8 3 (1.15%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (28.85%) Analyst
2 50 (19.23%) Service Analyst
2 50 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 29 (11.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (9.23%) Help Desk Analyst
5 21 (8.08%) Support Analyst
6 14 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 13 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 11 (4.23%) IT Support
9 10 (3.85%) Problem Manager
9 10 (3.85%) Applications Packager
10 9 (3.46%) Architect
10 9 (3.46%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (3.08%) Consultant
11 8 (3.08%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.08%) Application Packaging
2 7 (2.69%) .NET
3 3 (1.15%) Middleware
4 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.38%) XML
5 1 (0.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.77%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.38%) Thin Client
2 14 (5.38%) Fat Client
3 12 (4.62%) Kindle
4 9 (3.46%) Clustering
5 7 (2.69%) PKI
6 4 (1.54%) CCTV
6 4 (1.54%) iPhone
7 3 (1.15%) Replication
7 3 (1.15%) CMDB
7 3 (1.15%) NHS
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) Tandem
9 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 176 (67.69%) Windows
2 67 (25.77%) Windows 7
3 61 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.31%) Linux
4 19 (7.31%) Windows XP
5 18 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.08%) Windows Vista
8 5 (1.92%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.15%) Solaris
10 3 (1.15%) UNIX
10 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.77%) HPUX
11 2 (0.77%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.38%) Android
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.38%) VMS
12 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.00%) ITIL
2 35 (13.46%) Incident Management
3 17 (6.54%) Document Management
3 17 (6.54%) Migration
4 16 (6.15%) Service Delivery
4 16 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (5.38%) Problem Management
6 13 (5.00%) ITSM
6 13 (5.00%) Service Management
7 11 (4.23%) E-Commerce
8 9 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (3.08%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.69%) Test Scripting
11 6 (2.31%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (2.31%) Validation
12 5 (1.92%) Project Management
12 5 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (1.92%) Information Security
12 5 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (1.92%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.92%) SQL
2 7 (2.69%) VB
3 6 (2.31%) VBScript
3 6 (2.31%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.92%) C
5 4 (1.54%) Java
6 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.77%) C#
6 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.77%) ABAP
6 2 (0.77%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.46%) MCSE
6 7 (2.69%) MCSA
6 7 (2.69%) CCNP
6 7 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.31%) MCP
7 6 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.92%) CCA
8 5 (1.92%) CCSE
9 4 (1.54%) MCITP
10 3 (1.15%) CCNA
10 3 (1.15%) ISEB
11 2 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.77%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.77%) Degree
11 2 (0.77%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.38%) SLA
2 12 (4.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 97 (37.31%) Active Directory
2 45 (17.31%) XenApp
3 37 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (8.46%) XenServer
5 21 (8.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (5.38%) vSphere
7 8 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (2.69%) Hyper-V
8 7 (2.69%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.69%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.31%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.15%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.15%) vCloud
11 1 (0.38%) VMFS
11 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.38%) NFS
11 1 (0.38%) Xen
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (6.92%) SCCM
2 7 (2.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (2.69%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.31%) SCOM
4 5 (1.92%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.54%) WSUS
5 4 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.77%) OpenView
7 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.38%) Opsview
8 1 (0.38%) Cacti
8 1 (0.38%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 89 (34.23%) VMware
2 77 (29.62%) Microsoft
3 48 (18.46%) Cisco
4 24 (9.23%) HP
5 19 (7.31%) Oracle
5 19 (7.31%) Symantec
6 18 (6.92%) NetApp
7 15 (5.77%) WatchGuard
8 12 (4.62%) AppSense
9 11 (4.23%) Remedy
9 11 (4.23%) Lotus
10 8 (3.08%) EMC
11 7 (2.69%) Dell
11 7 (2.69%) Adobe
11 7 (2.69%) McAfee
11 7 (2.69%) Imperva
12 6 (2.31%) F5
12 6 (2.31%) Altiris
12 6 (2.31%) IBM
13 5 (1.92%) Juniper
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