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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 28 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 20 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.40% 6.46% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 17.65% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 4
Average daily rate £288 £168 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.64% -52.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +193.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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
190 187 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.76% 36.59% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 98 62
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £130 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 8 £350 -48.36% 2
Gloucester +4 6 £200 +19.40%
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
6 9 (37.50%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) HP Storage
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 3 (12.50%) XenApp
11 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) ITIL
11 3 (12.50%) SAN
12 2 (8.33%) Internet
12 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (8.33%) LAN
12 2 (8.33%) VPN
12 2 (8.33%) DNS
12 2 (8.33%) SLA
12 2 (8.33%) SQL
12 2 (8.33%) WAN
12 2 (8.33%) DHCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.17%) ITSM
3 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Scrum
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.33%) XenServer
6 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (4.17%) Firmware
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) UAG
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Sophos
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (4.17%) AppSense
6 1 (4.17%) arcserve
6 1 (4.17%) Canon
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC