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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 10 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.77% 6.11% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 18.31% 12.31% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £385 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +14.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%
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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
71 65 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 53.38% 49.62% 56.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 49
Average daily rate £488 £383 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% +26.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £16.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (35.00%) HP
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) MCSE
7 5 (25.00%) ARCserve
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) XenApp
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
8 4 (20.00%) EMC
9 3 (15.00%) Dell
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.00%) LAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (10.00%) Informatics
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.00%) Network Management
2 1 (5.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CCA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (5.00%) XenServer
7 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.00%) ZENworks
3 1 (5.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Altiris
6 1 (5.00%) Greenplum
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) Talend
6 1 (5.00%) Cerion
6 1 (5.00%) CA
6 1 (5.00%) Novell
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Wyse