The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 18 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 58 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MetaFrame 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.61% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £273 £313
% change year-on-year
+19.26% -12.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - £15.50
MetaFrame
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 86 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.60% 17.70% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 61
Average daily rate £244 £219 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -35.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £100 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MetaFrame
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MetaFrame Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MetaFrame
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MetaFrame Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MetaFrame
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 MetaFrame within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 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
Brentwood - 3 - -
MetaFrame
East of England

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware