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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 9 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.30% 5.51% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 23.44% 9.59% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
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£325 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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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
64 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 52.46% 57.48% 58.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 53
Average daily rate £295 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £436 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
7 7 (26.92%) HP
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (19.23%) Korn
9 5 (19.23%) Ontologies
9 5 (19.23%) Greenplum
9 5 (19.23%) SCCM
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (19.23%) Cerion
9 5 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (19.23%) Talend
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) SLA
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
1 5 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (11.54%) MSI
General
1 5 (19.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) OSS Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Back Office Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) OSS Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Packager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Ontologies
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) EMC VNX
3 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Informatics
4 2 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Korn
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) HND
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 4 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) ARCserve
1 5 (19.23%) OPNET
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) Greenplum
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Talend
3 5 (19.23%) Cerion
4 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Wyse
7 1 (3.85%) CA
7 1 (3.85%) Novell
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) Altiris
7 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos