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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 35 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 23 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.72% 3.65% 6.31%
As % of the Vendors category 14.11% 7.14% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 14
Average daily rate
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£160 £293 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.29% -8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £193 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £379 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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
163 168 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.47% 51.06% 54.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 118
Average daily rate £400 £365 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £249 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.96% -62.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.50 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +5 8 £168 -40.96% 1
Cheltenham -10 4 - - 8
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) VMware
3 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
5 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (29.09%) XenApp
7 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 14 (25.45%) MS Office
9 13 (23.64%) LAN
9 13 (23.64%) WAN
9 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (21.82%) Windows XP
11 11 (20.00%) Firewall
12 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
14 8 (14.55%) BGP
14 8 (14.55%) OSPF
14 8 (14.55%) IPsec
15 7 (12.73%) Thin Client
15 7 (12.73%) Finance
15 7 (12.73%) Fat Client
15 7 (12.73%) NetScaler
16 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
16 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
16 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
16 6 (10.91%) SSL
16 6 (10.91%) Cisco
16 6 (10.91%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) Confluence
4 2 (3.64%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Office
2 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) LAN
1 13 (23.64%) WAN
2 11 (20.00%) Firewall
3 8 (14.55%) IPsec
3 8 (14.55%) OSPF
3 8 (14.55%) BGP
4 7 (12.73%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.91%) SSL
6 5 (9.09%) Internet
7 3 (5.45%) VPN
8 2 (3.64%) IPv6
8 2 (3.64%) SAN
8 2 (3.64%) LDAP
8 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security
9 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.82%) VLAN
9 1 (1.82%) DNS
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Hudson
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.82%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.09%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Thin Client
1 7 (12.73%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) PDA
4 2 (3.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) Windows XP
5 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.64%) CentOS
8 2 (3.64%) AIX
8 2 (3.64%) Debian
8 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.82%) Solaris
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.82%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) Migration
2 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
2 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.64%) Build Automation
3 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
3 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
3 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.64%) DevOps
3 2 (3.64%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
4 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (1.82%) Test Scripting
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL
4 1 (1.82%) Change Management
4 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
4 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBScript
2 2 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.27%) MCSE
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) CCEE
5 4 (7.27%) CCAA
6 3 (5.45%) CCA
7 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.64%) VCP5
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) MCTS
8 1 (1.82%) MCITP
8 1 (1.82%) Degree
8 1 (1.82%) MCSD
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (29.09%) XenApp
4 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.45%) vSphere
7 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 2 (3.64%) Postfix
7 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.64%) Samba
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.82%) Xen
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Netcool
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) VMware
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas
5 1 (1.82%) AppSense
5 1 (1.82%) Acronis
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
5 1 (1.82%) McAfee
5 1 (1.82%) Wyse
5 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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