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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 26 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 48 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.20% 6.42% 7.45%
As % of the Vendors category 18.39% 12.05% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 11
Average daily rate
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£205 £238 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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
261 307 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 50.00% 53.30% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 147 93
Average daily rate £380 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £125 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 68 32
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £13.00 £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.64 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +3 28 £150 -39.69% 1
Brentwood 0 8 £288 -32.35% 2
Chelmsford 0 1 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 65 (75.58%) Windows
2 55 (63.95%) Active Directory
3 43 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 43 (50.00%) MS Office
4 41 (47.67%) Windows 7
5 40 (46.51%) Finance
6 37 (43.02%) Blackberry
7 33 (38.37%) Incident Management
8 29 (33.72%) MS Exchange
9 28 (32.56%) Document Management
9 28 (32.56%) Law
10 27 (31.40%) VMware
11 24 (27.91%) ITIL
12 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
12 23 (26.74%) XenApp
13 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (19.77%) HP
15 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (13.95%) SQL
17 12 (13.95%) Linux
18 11 (12.79%) Clustering
18 11 (12.79%) SAN
18 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (12.79%) XenDesktop
19 10 (11.63%) Migration
20 9 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
20 9 (10.47%) VoIP
20 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 29 (33.72%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.14%) Lync
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 43 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) IaaS
1 1 (1.16%) PaaS
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) SAN
2 9 (10.47%) VoIP
3 5 (5.81%) DNS
3 5 (5.81%) DHCP
3 5 (5.81%) LAN
3 5 (5.81%) WAN
4 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.65%) Firewall
4 4 (4.65%) VPN
5 3 (3.49%) MPLS
5 3 (3.49%) RTP
5 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.49%) Broadband
5 3 (3.49%) Wireless
6 2 (2.33%) NAS
7 1 (1.16%) LDAP
7 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MSI
General
1 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 28 (32.56%) Law
3 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Service Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (31.40%) Help Desk Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) IT Support
6 7 (8.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Problem Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.49%) Architect
9 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.02%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.79%) Clustering
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (75.58%) Windows
2 41 (47.67%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.95%) Linux
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.65%) CentOS
8 4 (4.65%) VMS
8 4 (4.65%) AIX
8 4 (4.65%) Solaris
9 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Incident Management
2 28 (32.56%) Document Management
3 24 (27.91%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Migration
5 6 (6.98%) ITSM
6 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.49%) Change Control
9 2 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.33%) Service Management
9 2 (2.33%) Change Management
10 1 (1.16%) Project Management
10 1 (1.16%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.16%) UML
10 1 (1.16%) SOA
10 1 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) MCSA
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.33%) MCITP
6 2 (2.33%) MCSE
6 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.16%) PMP
7 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.16%) ISEB
7 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (63.95%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.74%) XenApp
3 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.79%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.49%) MetaFrame
6 3 (3.49%) vSphere
7 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.16%) XenServer
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) VMware
2 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.77%) HP
4 8 (9.30%) 3PAR
4 8 (9.30%) Brocade
4 8 (9.30%) NetApp
5 6 (6.98%) EMC
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco
5 6 (6.98%) IBM
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle
6 4 (4.65%) Veeam
6 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.65%) Juniper
7 3 (3.49%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.33%) Wyse
8 2 (2.33%) Dell
8 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.16%) Websense
9 1 (1.16%) Remedy
9 1 (1.16%) BMC
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