The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 21 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.68% - 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 23.26% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Vendors Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.43% 31.25% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 14
Average daily rate £250 £190 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.83% +68.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) Back Office
8 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
8 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
8 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
8 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 3 (23.08%) Data Management
8 3 (23.08%) SCOM
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) UNIX
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) Firmware
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (15.38%) DHCP
9 2 (15.38%) DNS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Data Management
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Compaq
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam