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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 25 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 40 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.13% 12.55% 12.47%
As % of the Vendors category 12.94% 24.09% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 23
Average daily rate
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£308 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £171 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £483 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
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
309 274 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.32% 52.09% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 126 88
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 50
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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
Colchester -2 18 £410 +5.80%
Brentwood +3 5 - - 1
Harlow -1 4 £265 -24.28%
Chelmsford -24 2 £293 +108.92% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £208 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 46 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 42 (60.87%) Finance
4 31 (44.93%) MS Office
5 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 27 (39.13%) Windows 7
7 25 (36.23%) VMware
8 22 (31.88%) Incident Management
8 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
9 20 (28.99%) Blackberry
10 18 (26.09%) Document Management
11 17 (24.64%) Law
12 15 (21.74%) XenApp
13 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (20.29%) Migration
14 12 (17.39%) SQL
15 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
16 10 (14.49%) Firewall
17 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
17 9 (13.04%) IIS
17 9 (13.04%) NetApp
18 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
18 8 (11.59%) Network Security
19 7 (10.14%) Windows Vista
19 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 7 (10.14%) DHCP
19 7 (10.14%) DNS
19 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
19 7 (10.14%) HP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (13.04%) IIS
1 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (44.93%) MS Office
2 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Firewall
2 8 (11.59%) Network Security
3 7 (10.14%) DHCP
3 7 (10.14%) DNS
4 5 (7.25%) LAN
4 5 (7.25%) WAN
4 5 (7.25%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
5 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless
7 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.45%) VLAN
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MSI
General
1 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Law
3 5 (7.25%) Legal
4 4 (5.80%) French Language
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Help Desk Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Service Analyst
2 24 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Applications Packager
5 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.80%) Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
1 2 (2.90%) XML
1 2 (2.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Clustering
4 4 (5.80%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.45%) iSeries
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Vista
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) Linux
5 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) HPUX
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Incident Management
2 18 (26.09%) Document Management
3 14 (20.29%) Migration
4 6 (8.70%) ITIL
5 3 (4.35%) Project Management
5 3 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (2.90%) Change Control
6 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.90%) Software Delivery
7 1 (1.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.45%) Line Management
7 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.45%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) CCEE
2 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.45%) CCSE
2 1 (1.45%) CCIE
2 1 (1.45%) CCNP
2 1 (1.45%) CCA
2 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.45%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.74%) XenApp
3 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.25%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.45%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) VMware
2 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) NetApp
4 7 (10.14%) HP
5 6 (8.70%) Cisco
6 5 (7.25%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.35%) Websense
7 3 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle
8 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
9 1 (1.45%) BMC
9 1 (1.45%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.45%) Altiris
9 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.45%) Brocade
9 1 (1.45%) Infoblox
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