The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 47 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 86 77 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.99% 3.45% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 7.29% 7.69% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 33 20
Average daily rate £355 £375 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £226 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £424 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Average hourly rate £29.00 £12.50 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.00% -41.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.00 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £31.50 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1180 1001 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.78% 44.79% 47.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 563 526
Average daily rate £400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 66 62
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.20% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Hampshire region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Hampshire region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +4 16 £330 +38.94%
Gosport 0 15 £488 +32.29%
Hook +8 13 £332 -7.77% 1
Southampton +12 6 £313 -20.38% 6
Portsmouth +3 5 £351 -
Fareham - 2 £375 - 2
Farnborough - 2 £400 -
Havant -8 1 - - 1
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 96 (67.61%) Windows
2 78 (54.93%) VMware
3 74 (52.11%) Active Directory
4 65 (45.77%) Windows Server
5 54 (38.03%) Security Cleared
6 53 (37.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (35.92%) SC Cleared
8 48 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (33.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 42 (29.58%) Microsoft
11 41 (28.87%) Linux
12 38 (26.76%) PowerShell
13 37 (26.06%) XenApp
13 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
14 35 (24.65%) XenServer
15 34 (23.94%) Change Management
16 32 (22.54%) Oracle
17 31 (21.83%) SQL
18 29 (20.42%) DNS
19 27 (19.01%) Firewall
20 23 (16.20%) HP
20 23 (16.20%) Unix
20 23 (16.20%) vSphere
20 23 (16.20%) NetScaler
21 22 (15.49%) ITIL
22 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
23 20 (14.08%) Migration
24 19 (13.38%) SAN
24 19 (13.38%) Infrastructure Management
24 19 (13.38%) XenDesktop

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (9.15%) Skype for Business
2 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (6.34%) IIS
3 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Office
2 4 (2.82%) MS Project
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.86%) PaaS
2 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.34%) IaaS
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.23%) Office 365
4 3 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.42%) DNS
2 27 (19.01%) Firewall
3 23 (16.20%) NetScaler
4 19 (13.38%) SAN
5 17 (11.97%) DHCP
6 9 (6.34%) SSL
7 7 (4.93%) IPsec
7 7 (4.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.52%) NAS
8 5 (3.52%) Unified Communications
8 5 (3.52%) VPN
9 4 (2.82%) FTP
9 4 (2.82%) Network Security
9 4 (2.82%) SMTP
9 4 (2.82%) Wireless
10 3 (2.11%) ATM
10 3 (2.11%) Internet
11 2 (1.41%) LAN
11 2 (1.41%) WAN
12 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Military
2 7 (4.93%) Retail
3 6 (4.23%) Billing
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Local Government
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (25.35%) Architect
2 21 (14.79%) Technical Architect
3 14 (9.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (9.15%) Citrix Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Citrix Support
6 11 (7.75%) Consultant
6 11 (7.75%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (7.04%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (6.34%) Integration Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.63%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Server Support
10 7 (4.93%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Regular Expression
2 6 (4.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.75%) Clustering
3 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.23%) CMDB
3 6 (4.23%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.23%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.82%) DataPower
6 2 (1.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (67.61%) Windows
2 65 (45.77%) Windows Server
3 53 (37.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (33.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (28.87%) Linux
6 23 (16.20%) Unix
7 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (9.86%) Windows 7
9 12 (8.45%) Windows 10
10 10 (7.04%) AIX
11 8 (5.63%) HPUX
12 5 (3.52%) Solaris
12 5 (3.52%) SUSE
13 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Change Management
2 22 (15.49%) ITIL
3 20 (14.08%) Migration
4 19 (13.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.86%) Project Management
6 14 (9.86%) TOGAF
7 11 (7.75%) Load Balancing
8 9 (6.34%) Email Filtering
8 9 (6.34%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.34%) Web Filtering
9 7 (4.93%) Server Building
9 7 (4.93%) Use Case
10 6 (4.23%) OO
10 6 (4.23%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (3.52%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.52%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.76%) PowerShell
2 31 (21.83%) SQL
3 14 (9.86%) VBScript
4 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (38.03%) Security Cleared
2 51 (35.92%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.04%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.63%) Degree
5 4 (2.82%) CCSE
6 3 (2.11%) ISEB
7 2 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.41%) MCSE
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.70%) RHCE
8 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 74 (52.11%) Active Directory
2 48 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (26.06%) XenApp
4 35 (24.65%) XenServer
5 23 (16.20%) vSphere
6 19 (13.38%) XenDesktop
7 18 (12.68%) Hyper-V
8 15 (10.56%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.23%) KVM
10 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) SCCM
2 11 (7.75%) SCVMM
3 7 (4.93%) SCOM
4 6 (4.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (4.23%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (4.23%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.52%) Netcool
5 5 (3.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (3.52%) vRealize
6 4 (2.82%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.41%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 78 (54.93%) VMware
2 42 (29.58%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.54%) Oracle
4 23 (16.20%) HP
5 15 (10.56%) CheckPoint
6 14 (9.86%) Cisco
7 10 (7.04%) Veritas
8 8 (5.63%) IBM
9 7 (4.93%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.52%) Juniper
11 4 (2.82%) Foundry
11 4 (2.82%) IronPort
12 3 (2.11%) BMC
12 3 (2.11%) EMC
12 3 (2.11%) NetApp
13 2 (1.41%) Borland
13 2 (1.41%) ION Trading
14 1 (0.70%) AppSense
14 1 (0.70%) Symantec