The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 35 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.51% 3.06% 6.31%
As % of the Vendors category 10.56% 5.97% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Average daily rate
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£180 £328 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.03% -27.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £192 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.16%
Citrix
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
161 201 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.20% 51.28% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 111 82
Average daily rate £400 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 5
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.58% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.11 £11.35 £24.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester +12 10 £175 -33.33% 1
Cheltenham -10 2 - - 5
Cirencester - 2 £130 -
Stroud - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) VMware
3 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
5 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 13 (23.64%) XenApp
8 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (21.82%) LAN
9 12 (21.82%) WAN
9 12 (21.82%) Firewall
10 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
11 10 (18.18%) MS Office
12 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
12 9 (16.36%) OSPF
12 9 (16.36%) BGP
12 9 (16.36%) IPsec
13 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
13 8 (14.55%) NetScaler
14 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
14 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
14 7 (12.73%) SSL
14 7 (12.73%) Cisco
15 6 (10.91%) Finance
15 6 (10.91%) Clustering
15 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (10.91%) Thin Client

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) nginx
5 2 (3.64%) Confluence
5 2 (3.64%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) LAN
1 12 (21.82%) WAN
1 12 (21.82%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) OSPF
2 9 (16.36%) BGP
2 9 (16.36%) IPsec
3 8 (14.55%) NetScaler
4 7 (12.73%) SSL
5 4 (7.27%) SAN
5 4 (7.27%) Internet
6 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.64%) IPv6
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) LDAP
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security
6 2 (3.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.82%) DNS
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
7 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.64%) Hudson
2 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.82%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) Network Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Clustering
1 6 (10.91%) Thin Client
1 6 (10.91%) Fat Client
2 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.45%) PDA
4 2 (3.64%) Wiki
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.27%) Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.64%) Debian
6 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.09%) Migration
1 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.64%) Build Automation
4 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.64%) DevOps
4 2 (3.64%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.82%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Validation
5 1 (1.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBScript
2 2 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.27%) CCEE
5 4 (7.27%) CCAA
6 3 (5.45%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) CCA
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) VCP5
8 1 (1.82%) CCIA
8 1 (1.82%) MCITP
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
8 1 (1.82%) CCEA
8 1 (1.82%) MCTS
8 1 (1.82%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.64%) XenApp
4 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
6 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.45%) vSphere
8 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.64%) Samba
8 2 (3.64%) Postfix
8 2 (3.64%) XenServer
8 2 (3.64%) iptables
8 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Netcool
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) VMware
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) Juniper
5 2 (3.64%) NetApp
5 2 (3.64%) Veritas
5 2 (3.64%) Symantec
5 2 (3.64%) Websense
5 2 (3.64%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Acronis
6 1 (1.82%) McAfee
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.82%) Lotus
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) AppSense
6 1 (1.82%) Wyse
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