The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 26 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 37 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.57% 8.70% 10.57%
As % of the Vendors category 15.95% 18.86% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 25
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£345 £243 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.26% -25.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Citrix
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
232 228 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.44% 46.15% 51.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 112
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £155 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.23 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Colchester -2 24 £238 -38.70% 3
Brentwood - 6 - - 1
Basildon -2 1 £340 -
Harlow - 1 £350 -
Loughton - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 76 (76.77%) Windows
2 47 (47.47%) Windows 7
3 44 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 43 (43.43%) Finance
5 41 (41.41%) MS Office
6 36 (36.36%) Blackberry
7 33 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 30 (30.30%) Incident Management
9 29 (29.29%) ITIL
10 28 (28.28%) Law
11 26 (26.26%) VMware
12 25 (25.25%) MS Exchange
13 24 (24.24%) XenApp
14 23 (23.23%) Document Management
15 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
16 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (13.13%) ITSM
19 13 (13.13%) NetApp
19 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2013
20 11 (11.11%) Windows XP
21 10 (10.10%) Cisco
21 10 (10.10%) Firewall
22 9 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
22 9 (9.09%) assyst
23 8 (8.08%) Problem Management
23 8 (8.08%) WAN
23 8 (8.08%) LAN
24 7 (7.07%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 25 (25.25%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.02%) Documentum
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (41.41%) MS Office
2 33 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) Firewall
2 8 (8.08%) WAN
2 8 (8.08%) LAN
3 6 (6.06%) Network Security
3 6 (6.06%) DNS
3 6 (6.06%) DHCP
4 5 (5.05%) VoIP
5 4 (4.04%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.04%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.04%) VPN
6 3 (3.03%) Broadband
6 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.03%) BGP
6 3 (3.03%) RTP
6 3 (3.03%) MPLS
6 3 (3.03%) OSPF
6 3 (3.03%) Wireless
6 3 (3.03%) NetScreen
6 3 (3.03%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MSI
General
1 43 (43.43%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) Law
3 6 (6.06%) Publishing
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.05%) French Language
5 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (51.52%) Analyst
2 36 (36.36%) Service Analyst
2 36 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
4 14 (14.14%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Problem Manager
6 9 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (7.07%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (7.07%) IT Support
8 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Architect
10 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.03%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.04%) iPhone
2 4 (4.04%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Clustering
2 4 (4.04%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (76.77%) Windows
2 47 (47.47%) Windows 7
3 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 7 (7.07%) Linux
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.04%) AIX
7 4 (4.04%) Solaris
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) Incident Management
2 29 (29.29%) ITIL
3 23 (23.23%) Document Management
4 13 (13.13%) ITSM
5 9 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.08%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.06%) Migration
8 5 (5.05%) Service Management
9 3 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.03%) Process Management
9 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.03%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.03%) Information Security
9 3 (3.03%) Change Control
9 3 (3.03%) Line Management
9 3 (3.03%) Information Governance
9 3 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (3.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.04%) VB
3 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.02%) ABAP
3 2 (2.02%) VBA
3 2 (2.02%) C#
3 2 (2.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.04%) MCSA
5 3 (3.03%) CCNP
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.03%) CCSE
6 2 (2.02%) Degree
7 1 (1.01%) MCSE
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.01%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.24%) XenApp
3 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.03%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.03%) MetaFrame
5 3 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCCM
1 3 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.01%) Nagios
2 1 (1.01%) Cacti
2 1 (1.01%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) VMware
2 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.13%) NetApp
4 10 (10.10%) Cisco
5 7 (7.07%) HP
5 7 (7.07%) EMC
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle
7 5 (5.05%) IBM
8 3 (3.03%) SAP
8 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.03%) Juniper
8 3 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.03%) ScanSafe
8 3 (3.03%) Qualys
8 3 (3.03%) Brocade
8 3 (3.03%) F5
8 3 (3.03%) Veeam
8 3 (3.03%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.03%) Infoblox
8 3 (3.03%) Imperva
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £110 - 130 per day + Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £401 per day
Posted: 14 days ago