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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 47 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 126 111 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.09% 4.67% 8.39%
As % of the Vendors category 9.05% 10.11% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 49 125
Average daily rate
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£260 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.80% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £399 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 19 21
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
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
1392 1098 1483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.24% 46.15% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 492 664
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £19.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.05% -5.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +29 51 £190 +1.33% 13
Essex -10 39 £340 +41.66% 4
Hertfordshire -28 17 £295 +5.35% 6
Norfolk +1 13 £218 -19.44% 2
Bedfordshire -37 5 £500 +51.51% 5
Suffolk +2 1 £425 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (69.37%) Windows
2 110 (40.59%) Active Directory
3 91 (33.58%) VMware
4 89 (32.84%) ITIL
5 80 (29.52%) Microsoft
6 77 (28.41%) Windows 7
7 68 (25.09%) Finance
8 66 (24.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 64 (23.62%) MS Exchange
10 62 (22.88%) MS Office
11 60 (22.14%) MS Excel
12 53 (19.56%) Blackberry
13 48 (17.71%) Cisco
14 44 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
15 43 (15.87%) Incident Management
16 41 (15.13%) XenApp
17 40 (14.76%) Firewall
18 38 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (11.81%) HP
20 28 (10.33%) Law
21 26 (9.59%) DNS
22 25 (9.23%) DHCP
22 25 (9.23%) XenServer
23 24 (8.86%) Oracle
23 24 (8.86%) Microsoft App-V
24 23 (8.49%) Document Management
24 23 (8.49%) VoIP
25 22 (8.12%) SQL Server
25 22 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
26 21 (7.75%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 64 (23.62%) MS Exchange
2 44 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.17%) IBM Notes
6 13 (4.80%) IIS
7 9 (3.32%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.58%) Apache
9 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.74%) Documentum
10 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.37%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (22.88%) MS Office
2 60 (22.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.32%) assyst
2 6 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.76%) Firewall
2 26 (9.59%) DNS
3 25 (9.23%) DHCP
4 23 (8.49%) VoIP
5 21 (7.75%) LAN
6 20 (7.38%) VLAN
7 17 (6.27%) WAN
8 12 (4.43%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.43%) Network Security
8 12 (4.43%) NetScaler
9 10 (3.69%) VPN
9 10 (3.69%) Ethernet
10 7 (2.58%) MPLS
11 6 (2.21%) SAN
11 6 (2.21%) LDAP
12 5 (1.85%) SMS
12 5 (1.85%) BGP
13 4 (1.48%) Broadband
14 3 (1.11%) Internet
14 3 (1.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.48%) DB2
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.43%) MSI
2 6 (2.21%) AdminStudio
3 5 (1.85%) InstallShield
4 4 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.74%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 68 (25.09%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Law
3 12 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.32%) Publishing
4 9 (3.32%) Legal
5 6 (2.21%) Advertising
5 6 (2.21%) Banking
6 4 (1.48%) French Language
7 3 (1.11%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (31.37%) Analyst
2 57 (21.03%) Service Analyst
2 57 (21.03%) Service Desk Analyst
3 36 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (10.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 20 (7.38%) Support Analyst
6 13 (4.80%) Support Engineer
6 13 (4.80%) Server Engineer
7 12 (4.43%) IT Support
8 11 (4.06%) Problem Manager
8 11 (4.06%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (3.69%) Applications Packager
10 9 (3.32%) Architect
10 9 (3.32%) Desktop Support
10 9 (3.32%) Help Desk Support
10 9 (3.32%) Citrix Engineer
11 7 (2.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.21%) Security Analyst
12 6 (2.21%) Desktop Engineer
12 6 (2.21%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.32%) Application Packaging
2 8 (2.95%) Middleware
3 7 (2.58%) .NET
4 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.37%) XML
5 1 (0.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.56%) Blackberry
2 17 (6.27%) Clustering
3 15 (5.54%) Kindle
4 11 (4.06%) Thin Client
4 11 (4.06%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.58%) CMDB
5 7 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.21%) PKI
6 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.85%) CCTV
8 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.11%) FMCG
8 3 (1.11%) iPhone
8 3 (1.11%) Replication
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
10 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 188 (69.37%) Windows
2 77 (28.41%) Windows 7
3 66 (24.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (7.75%) Windows XP
5 20 (7.38%) Linux
6 19 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.95%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.58%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.21%) Solaris
11 4 (1.48%) UNIX
11 4 (1.48%) AIX
11 4 (1.48%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.37%) VMS
14 1 (0.37%) Android
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (32.84%) ITIL
2 43 (15.87%) Incident Management
3 23 (8.49%) Document Management
4 18 (6.64%) Service Delivery
5 17 (6.27%) Problem Management
6 15 (5.54%) Service Management
7 14 (5.17%) Migration
8 13 (4.80%) ITSM
8 13 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (4.80%) E-Commerce
9 9 (3.32%) ITIL V3
9 9 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (2.95%) Mentoring
10 8 (2.95%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (2.58%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.58%) Change Management
11 7 (2.58%) CRM
12 6 (2.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (2.21%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (2.21%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.38%) SQL
2 7 (2.58%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.58%) C
2 7 (2.58%) VB
3 5 (1.85%) VBScript
4 4 (1.48%) Java
5 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.74%) C#
5 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.74%) ABAP
5 2 (0.74%) VBA
6 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (6.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.95%) MCSE
6 7 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.85%) MCSA
8 5 (1.85%) CCNP
8 5 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.48%) MCP
10 3 (1.11%) CCA
10 3 (1.11%) CCNA
10 3 (1.11%) CCSE
10 3 (1.11%) MCITP
11 2 (0.74%) Degree
11 2 (0.74%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.74%) ISEB
12 1 (0.37%) MCDST
12 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.01%) SLA
2 15 (5.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 110 (40.59%) Active Directory
2 41 (15.13%) XenApp
3 38 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (9.23%) XenServer
5 24 (8.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (5.17%) vSphere
7 10 (3.69%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.32%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.95%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.58%) Hyper-V
11 6 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.85%) vCloud
13 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.11%) ISA Server
14 3 (1.11%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.74%) NFS
16 1 (0.37%) Xen
16 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (6.64%) SCCM
2 7 (2.58%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.58%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.21%) OpenView
3 6 (2.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.85%) SCOM
4 5 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.74%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.74%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.74%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) Cacti
7 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.37%) Nagios
7 1 (0.37%) Opsview
Vendors
1 91 (33.58%) VMware
2 80 (29.52%) Microsoft
3 48 (17.71%) Cisco
4 32 (11.81%) HP
5 24 (8.86%) Oracle
6 18 (6.64%) Remedy
6 18 (6.64%) WatchGuard
7 17 (6.27%) NetApp
8 14 (5.17%) Lotus
8 14 (5.17%) Symantec
9 13 (4.80%) AppSense
10 10 (3.69%) EMC
11 8 (2.95%) IBM
12 6 (2.21%) Juniper
12 6 (2.21%) BMC
12 6 (2.21%) Sophos
13 5 (1.85%) Veeam
13 5 (1.85%) McAfee
13 5 (1.85%) Veritas
13 5 (1.85%) Dell
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