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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 45 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.73% 4.72% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.77% 9.54% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Average daily rate
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£503 £279 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.26% -14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £211 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £284 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -
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
377 304 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 57.21% 49.43% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 150 153
Average daily rate £450 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.56% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £183 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £22.20 £42.20
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 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +12 7 £425 +88.88% 6
Stevenage -2 2 £510 +96.15% 1
Cheshunt - - - -
Broxbourne - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 3
Letchworth - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (83.78%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) VMware
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) DNS
7 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (29.73%) DHCP
10 10 (27.03%) Migration
10 10 (27.03%) Symantec
10 10 (27.03%) vSphere
11 9 (24.32%) SCOM
11 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
12 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
13 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
13 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
13 7 (18.92%) Firewall
13 7 (18.92%) vCloud
14 6 (16.22%) Office 365
14 6 (16.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (16.22%) Terminal Services
14 6 (16.22%) SLA
14 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
14 6 (16.22%) SCCM
14 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (13.51%) Clustering
15 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (13.51%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.51%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 11 (29.73%) DHCP
3 7 (18.92%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
5 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.41%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Data Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Data Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) REST
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Online Games
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000
7 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.70%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.03%) vSphere
4 7 (18.92%) vCloud
5 6 (16.22%) Terminal Services
5 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.51%) NFS
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
8 3 (8.11%) XenApp
8 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
8 3 (8.11%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.70%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCOM
2 6 (16.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.11%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (8.11%) OpenView
4 3 (8.11%) Puppet
5 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Symantec
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Sophos
5 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 4 (10.81%) Veritas
5 4 (10.81%) Acronis
5 4 (10.81%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
7 1 (2.70%) Mercator
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago