The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 17 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 22 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.28% 5.71% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 20.18% 21.05% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 6
Average daily rate £220 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.09% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £379 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £525 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 57 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 36.09% 27.14% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 48
Average daily rate £331 £515 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.67% +28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 9
Average hourly rate £15.94 £21.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £19.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £23.33 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the East Sussex region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the East Sussex region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +3 14 £216 -58.80% 1
Lewes - 4 £278 -
Hove - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) XenApp
3 11 (36.67%) XenServer
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
5 9 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (16.67%) NetApp
9 5 (16.67%) Xen
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) Veeam
10 4 (13.33%) WatchGuard
10 4 (13.33%) VMware Server
10 4 (13.33%) SCCM
10 4 (13.33%) Network Design
10 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) Internet
10 4 (13.33%) Juniper

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix Support
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Trainer
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Database Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Server Support
7 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Server Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Segmentation
5 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (13.33%) CCA
4 1 (3.33%) VCAP
4 1 (3.33%) CCEE
4 1 (3.33%) CCIA
4 1 (3.33%) NCDA
4 1 (3.33%) NCIE
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) XenApp
1 11 (36.67%) XenServer
2 9 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (16.67%) Xen
6 4 (13.33%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Veeam
5 4 (13.33%) WatchGuard
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) McAfee
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) StorageTek