The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 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 Exeter 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 20 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.88% 1.69% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 5.66% 3.51% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £140 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £324
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 50.96% 48.31% 59.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 19
Average daily rate £175 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £159 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.98 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% -17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Citrix
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Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Citrix
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Compaq
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) CommVault
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) HPUX
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Compaq
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) CommVault
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow