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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 19 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.30% 0.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£385 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Citrix
Surrey

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
75 76 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.82% 58.02% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 49 23
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 £325 £175 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £26.25 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £42.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Law
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 6 (35.29%) WorkSite
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) SMTP
6 5 (29.41%) FTP
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
6 5 (29.41%) SSH
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (23.53%) Fault Management
8 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 3 (17.65%) SCCM
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) SSL
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Management Information System

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (35.29%) WorkSite
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) SMTP
2 5 (29.41%) FTP
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 5 (29.41%) SSH
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) UMTS
4 2 (11.76%) CDMA
4 2 (11.76%) GPRS
4 2 (11.76%) GSM
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (41.18%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (29.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) OSS Architect
5 2 (11.76%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Fault Management
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
5 2 (11.76%) Network Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) OPNET
2 2 (11.76%) Netcool
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) NetCracker
1 2 (11.76%) Cramer
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
1 2 (11.76%) BMC
1 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Greenplum
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) Toshiba