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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 22 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.50% 6.02% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 6.00% 9.80% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £140 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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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
50 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 41.67% 61.45% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 57
Average daily rate £300 £175 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -51.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £148 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Average hourly rate £11.06 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £12.88 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £46.30 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Lync
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Firmware
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Compaq
7 1 (12.50%) Dell

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Compaq
4 1 (12.50%) Dell