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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 23 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.23% 1.46% 6.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.49% 2.47% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
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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
89 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 49.72% 59.12% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 48 20
Average daily rate £293 £318 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +22.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) CDMA
3 1 (12.50%) GPRS
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) UMTS
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) OSS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) OSS Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
1 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OPNET
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cramer
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) NetCracker
3 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
3 1 (12.50%) Tufin