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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 20 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 52 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.60% 1.65% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 13.76% 3.48% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £270 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £190 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £390 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
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
378 374 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.97% 47.52% 54.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 219 131
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 24
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £46.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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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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 +13 17 £425 +57.40% 5
Stevenage 0 6 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City -2 5 £600 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 2 £475 - 1
Hitchin - 2 £310 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £450 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (51.65%) VMware
4 45 (49.45%) Active Directory
5 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
8 28 (30.77%) SCCM
9 26 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 24 (26.37%) DNS
10 24 (26.37%) Symantec
11 22 (24.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 21 (23.08%) Cisco
12 21 (23.08%) HP
12 21 (23.08%) Web Services
12 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 21 (23.08%) SCOM
13 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
13 20 (21.98%) Terminal Services
14 19 (20.88%) XenApp
14 19 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (19.78%) SharePoint
15 18 (19.78%) DHCP
16 17 (18.68%) IBM
17 16 (17.58%) Dell
17 16 (17.58%) ITIL
18 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (15.38%) Oracle
19 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (19.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Maximo
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.29%) SaaS
2 13 (14.29%) PaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.37%) DNS
2 18 (19.78%) DHCP
3 13 (14.29%) FTP
4 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.19%) WAN
4 12 (13.19%) Firewall
5 10 (10.99%) NetScaler
5 10 (10.99%) LAN
6 8 (8.79%) VPN
6 8 (8.79%) SAN
6 8 (8.79%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.59%) Network Security
8 4 (4.40%) VLAN
8 4 (4.40%) OSPF
8 4 (4.40%) BGP
9 3 (3.30%) EIGRP
9 3 (3.30%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (3.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (2.20%) FCoE
10 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (23.08%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (7.69%) Consultant
6 6 (6.59%) Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.59%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.49%) Applications Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (3.30%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Maximo Architect
9 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) Web Services
2 13 (14.29%) REST
2 13 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (2.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.29%) GIS
2 13 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) DTV
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 2 (2.20%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.10%) AS400
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.10%) BYOD
6 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 13 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (10.99%) Windows XP
5 10 (10.99%) Android
6 5 (5.49%) Linux
7 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) ITIL
2 13 (14.29%) SOA
2 13 (14.29%) ETL
2 13 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 10 (10.99%) Project Management
4 9 (9.89%) Migration
5 7 (7.69%) Server Building
6 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.59%) Change Control
7 5 (5.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Build Automation
7 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.49%) Change Management
7 5 (5.49%) Service Management
8 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.30%) SDLC
9 3 (3.30%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.20%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.49%) SQL
3 4 (4.40%) C#
4 3 (3.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.89%) CCNA
3 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.59%) MCSE
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.59%) CCNP
5 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.30%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.20%) Degree
7 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.20%) ISEB
7 2 (2.20%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.10%) CCIE
8 1 (1.10%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.10%) CCSA
8 1 (1.10%) CCSE
8 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 45 (49.45%) Active Directory
2 26 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 20 (21.98%) Terminal Services
4 19 (20.88%) XenApp
5 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (8.79%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (6.59%) vSphere
8 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.10%) Docker
9 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (30.77%) SCCM
2 22 (24.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 21 (23.08%) SCOM
4 5 (5.49%) Puppet
4 5 (5.49%) XenMobile
5 4 (4.40%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.10%) RANCID
7 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (51.65%) VMware
2 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.37%) Symantec
4 21 (23.08%) HP
4 21 (23.08%) Cisco
5 17 (18.68%) IBM
6 16 (17.58%) Dell
7 14 (15.38%) Oracle
8 13 (14.29%) ESRI
9 9 (9.89%) Apple
10 6 (6.59%) Juniper
11 5 (5.49%) ServiceNow
11 5 (5.49%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.40%) AppSense
12 4 (4.40%) F5
12 4 (4.40%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.30%) EMC
13 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £230 - £250 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 25 days ago