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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 23 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.37% 5.50% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 7.53% 10.08% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £213 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £390 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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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
93 119 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 44.71% 54.59% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 39
Average daily rate £350 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.86 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.54% -48.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Network Management
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) NAS
7 2 (18.18%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) DNS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Network Management
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Novell
4 1 (9.09%) Tufin