The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 55 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.79% 3.40% 4.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 6.14% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 22
Average daily rate
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£335 £280 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +116.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Citrix
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 293 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.30% 55.28% 51.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 153 195
Average daily rate £350 £370 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 36
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.39 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Watford - 5 £270 - 3
Hemel Hempstead -6 3 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £525 -
Stevenage - 1 £170 -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 2
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
6 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
6 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
8 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
8 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
9 7 (17.07%) MS Office
9 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (14.63%) Banking
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.63%) vSphere
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
11 5 (12.20%) Oracle
11 5 (12.20%) DHCP
11 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
11 5 (12.20%) DNS
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (12.20%) Finance

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
3 5 (12.20%) DHCP
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) LDAP
5 1 (2.44%) SMTP
5 1 (2.44%) FTP
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
1 7 (17.07%) Server Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Citrix Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Tester
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Tester
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Software Tester
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.32%) IT Support
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
4 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) HPUX
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
4 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.44%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) VCAP
6 1 (2.44%) MCP
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.32%) vCloud
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) NFS
7 1 (2.44%) XenServer
7 1 (2.44%) Xen
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
4 4 (9.76%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Veritas
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) Sophos
5 3 (7.32%) Acronis
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Wyse
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam
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