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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 21 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 31 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.13% 9.73% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 16.96% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £226 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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
248 171 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.01% 57.38% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 75 53
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 13
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.10 £38.40
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 27 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 November 2014. 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 -2 12 £350 +16.66% 5
Cheltenham -9 8 £639 +236.25% 4
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (80.77%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (42.31%) VMware
4 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 20 (38.46%) XenApp
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
8 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
9 11 (21.15%) Firewall
9 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (19.23%) LAN
10 10 (19.23%) WAN
10 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
11 9 (17.31%) MS Office
11 9 (17.31%) vSphere
12 8 (15.38%) Thin Client
12 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
12 8 (15.38%) Fat Client
12 8 (15.38%) SCCM
12 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
13 7 (13.46%) Application Packaging
13 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
13 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (13.46%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) LAN
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
4 6 (11.54%) Internet
4 6 (11.54%) VPN
5 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.69%) SAN
6 4 (7.69%) IPv4
6 4 (7.69%) IPv6
7 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
7 1 (1.92%) DHCP
7 1 (1.92%) OSPF
7 1 (1.92%) BGP
7 1 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Service Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.85%) Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Application Packaging
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Thin Client
1 8 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.69%) iPad
3 3 (5.77%) PDA
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.69%) Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL
3 1 (1.92%) Project Management
3 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
3 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
3 1 (1.92%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
3 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
3 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
3 1 (1.92%) Migration
3 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) VBScript
2 4 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) MCSE
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.62%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CCEE
5 4 (7.69%) CCAA
5 4 (7.69%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) CCA
6 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.85%) VCP5
8 1 (1.92%) MCSA
8 1 (1.92%) MCSD
8 1 (1.92%) CCEA
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.92%) MCTS
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) XenApp
2 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
3 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (17.31%) vSphere
5 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.62%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.92%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) NetApp
4 5 (9.62%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) McAfee
5 4 (7.69%) Apple
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) AppSense
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software
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