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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 36 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 105 96 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.09% 4.23% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 8.14% 9.36% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 43
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £158 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £475 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £324
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 27
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £21.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% -
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
1290 1026 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.19% 45.20% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 534 519
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 114 132
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.16 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Essex +7 40 £275 -35.29% 6
Cambridgeshire -3 24 £163 -10.95% 12
Hertfordshire -6 18 £503 +80.26% 9
Bedfordshire -12 17 £270 +22.72% 3
Norfolk - 5 £233 - 1
Suffolk -7 1 - - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 178 (72.65%) Windows
2 133 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 116 (47.35%) Microsoft
4 97 (39.59%) VMware
5 95 (38.78%) MS Office
6 82 (33.47%) MS Excel
7 79 (32.24%) ITIL
8 72 (29.39%) Finance
9 71 (28.98%) Blackberry
10 63 (25.71%) Windows 7
11 62 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (23.27%) Incident Management
13 50 (20.41%) MS Exchange
14 45 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 38 (15.51%) HP
17 35 (14.29%) Document Management
17 35 (14.29%) Cisco
17 35 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (12.65%) XenApp
18 31 (12.65%) Lotus
19 30 (12.24%) IBM Notes
20 29 (11.84%) DNS
20 29 (11.84%) Law
21 27 (11.02%) Firewall
21 27 (11.02%) Linux
21 27 (11.02%) Symantec
22 25 (10.20%) SQL
22 25 (10.20%) DHCP
23 24 (9.80%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 50 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.24%) IBM Notes
3 24 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (6.12%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.49%) IIS
6 11 (4.49%) Lync
7 10 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.67%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.45%) Apache
11 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (38.78%) MS Office
2 82 (33.47%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Office 365
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.84%) DNS
2 27 (11.02%) Firewall
3 25 (10.20%) DHCP
4 22 (8.98%) VoIP
5 17 (6.94%) VPN
5 17 (6.94%) SAN
6 13 (5.31%) VLAN
7 10 (4.08%) LDAP
8 8 (3.27%) LAN
9 7 (2.86%) WAN
9 7 (2.86%) Wireless
10 6 (2.45%) NetScaler
10 6 (2.45%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.45%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.45%) MPLS
11 3 (1.22%) RTP
11 3 (1.22%) Broadband
11 3 (1.22%) Network Security
11 3 (1.22%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.22%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.63%) DB2
2 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.22%) MS Access
3 3 (1.22%) DTS
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.82%) MSI
General
1 72 (29.39%) Finance
2 29 (11.84%) Law
3 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.08%) Advertising
5 7 (2.86%) Legal
6 3 (1.22%) Games
7 2 (0.82%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (42.86%) Analyst
2 72 (29.39%) Service Analyst
2 72 (29.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 37 (15.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (15.10%) Help Desk Analyst
3 37 (15.10%) Support Analyst
4 15 (6.12%) IT Support
5 13 (5.31%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (5.31%) Citrix Engineer
6 12 (4.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 11 (4.49%) Consultant
8 10 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (3.67%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (2.45%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.45%) Administrator
11 6 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.45%) Senior Support Analyst
11 6 (2.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.45%) .NET
1 6 (2.45%) Middleware
2 3 (1.22%) MSMQ
2 3 (1.22%) REST
2 3 (1.22%) SOAP
2 3 (1.22%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) Flash
3 2 (0.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 71 (28.98%) Blackberry
2 22 (8.98%) Clustering
3 13 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.67%) Kindle
4 9 (3.67%) Replication
4 9 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.86%) PKI
5 7 (2.86%) FMCG
6 6 (2.45%) CMDB
7 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.63%) SecurID
8 3 (1.22%) AS400
8 3 (1.22%) Online Games
8 3 (1.22%) iSeries
8 3 (1.22%) iPad
8 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.82%) iPhone
9 2 (0.82%) CCTV
10 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 178 (72.65%) Windows
2 63 (25.71%) Windows 7
3 62 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (11.02%) Linux
7 13 (5.31%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.08%) UNIX
9 8 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.86%) Solaris
10 7 (2.86%) AIX
11 6 (2.45%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.04%) VMS
12 5 (2.04%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.63%) CentOS
13 4 (1.63%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.24%) ITIL
2 57 (23.27%) Incident Management
3 35 (14.29%) Document Management
4 24 (9.80%) Service Delivery
5 21 (8.57%) Migration
6 13 (5.31%) Service Management
7 12 (4.90%) E-Commerce
8 9 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (3.27%) Problem Management
9 8 (3.27%) ITIL V3
9 8 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (2.86%) Change Management
10 7 (2.86%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.86%) Network Design
10 7 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (2.45%) Project Management
11 6 (2.45%) Network Load Balancing
12 5 (2.04%) CRM
13 4 (1.63%) PRINCE
13 4 (1.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.20%) SQL
2 15 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.22%) C
4 1 (0.41%) Perl
4 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.08%) MCP
5 8 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (2.45%) MCSE
8 4 (1.63%) CCA
9 3 (1.22%) MCDST
9 3 (1.22%) MCSA
10 2 (0.82%) CCNP
10 2 (0.82%) CCNA
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.82%) MCITP
10 2 (0.82%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.41%) PMP
11 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.80%) SLA
2 9 (3.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 133 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 45 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.65%) XenApp
4 15 (6.12%) XenServer
5 13 (5.31%) XenDesktop
6 12 (4.90%) vSphere
6 12 (4.90%) Terminal Services
7 11 (4.49%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.86%) vCloud
10 5 (2.04%) NFS
11 4 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.22%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.22%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.41%) VMFS
13 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 24 (9.80%) SCCM
2 10 (4.08%) SCOM
3 8 (3.27%) OpenView
4 7 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.45%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (2.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.22%) Nagios
8 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.22%) Puppet
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.82%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 116 (47.35%) Microsoft
2 97 (39.59%) VMware
3 38 (15.51%) HP
4 35 (14.29%) Cisco
5 31 (12.65%) Lotus
6 27 (11.02%) Symantec
7 20 (8.16%) Remedy
8 19 (7.76%) McAfee
9 17 (6.94%) Oracle
10 13 (5.31%) Adobe
11 12 (4.90%) NetApp
12 11 (4.49%) IBM
13 10 (4.08%) WatchGuard
14 8 (3.27%) Brocade
14 8 (3.27%) 3PAR
15 7 (2.86%) Red Hat
16 6 (2.45%) EMC
16 6 (2.45%) Juniper
16 6 (2.45%) BMC
16 6 (2.45%) AppSense
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