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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 52 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.82% 4.58% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 9.25% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Average daily rate
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£155 £275 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +111.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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
193 227 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.47% 49.46% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 119 54
Average daily rate £399 £375 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% +21.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.75 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £190.00 £21.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Cheltenham -3 2 £376 - 1
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) vSphere
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) BGP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) IPsec
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) OSPF
3 4 (23.53%) BGP
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
1 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) MCTS
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCIA
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCA
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCEA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
5 3 (17.65%) Firmware
6 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
7 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.88%) XenApp
7 1 (5.88%) XenServer
7 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Websense
5 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) Acronis
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