The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 28 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.88% 1.59% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 2.82% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £329
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 71 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.81% 56.35% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 24
Average daily rate £325 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.71 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
4 6 (46.15%) Law
5 5 (38.46%) WorkSite
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Network Management
7 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (15.38%) Greenplum
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) OPNET
7 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 2 (15.38%) NetCracker
7 2 (15.38%) Cramer
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) CDMA
7 2 (15.38%) GPRS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (38.46%) WorkSite
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) CDMA
2 2 (15.38%) GPRS
2 2 (15.38%) GSM
2 2 (15.38%) UMTS
3 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (46.15%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) OSS Architect
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) OPNET
1 2 (15.38%) Netcool
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Greenplum
1 2 (15.38%) NetCracker
1 2 (15.38%) Cramer
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) BMC
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft