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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 24 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 44 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.92% 4.21% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 12.15% 7.62% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £200 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £123 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £409 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.85 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 - £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 - £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
362 420 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.92% 55.26% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 177 114
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £174 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 17
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +36.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Welwyn Garden City +15 6 £375 -23.46% 4
Watford +7 5 £400 +100.00% 3
Stevenage +6 4 £310 +148.00%
St Albans +1 2 - - 3
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 - - 2
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (64.52%) Windows
2 35 (56.45%) VMware
3 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (30.65%) DNS
9 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
10 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
11 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (24.19%) Web Services
12 15 (24.19%) DHCP
13 14 (22.58%) HP
14 13 (20.97%) Cisco
15 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
15 12 (19.35%) SOA
15 12 (19.35%) Migration
15 12 (19.35%) XenApp
16 11 (17.74%) SCOM
16 11 (17.74%) Firewall
16 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
17 10 (16.13%) ITIL
17 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
18 9 (14.52%) Project Management
18 9 (14.52%) Symantec
18 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
19 8 (12.90%) Content Management
19 8 (12.90%) Terminal Services
19 8 (12.90%) Dell

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.84%) Lync
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Office 365
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
3 6 (9.68%) PaaS
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) DHCP
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall
4 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.90%) WAN
5 8 (12.90%) LAN
6 7 (11.29%) SAN
7 6 (9.68%) FTP
8 4 (6.45%) NetScaler
9 3 (4.84%) Network Security
9 3 (4.84%) VPN
10 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
10 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.23%) VoIP
10 2 (3.23%) LDAP
10 2 (3.23%) Internet
10 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Architect
2 12 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Applications Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.84%) AWS Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (4.84%) Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Web Services
2 8 (12.90%) SOAP
2 8 (12.90%) REST
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) GIS
1 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (3.23%) VLE
4 2 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.23%) Online Games
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Windows
2 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (9.68%) Android
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.45%) Linux
9 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) SOA
1 12 (19.35%) Migration
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
3 9 (14.52%) Project Management
3 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
4 8 (12.90%) Content Management
5 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
6 6 (9.68%) ETL
6 6 (9.68%) Change Control
7 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.23%) Information Security
10 2 (3.23%) Service Management
10 2 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) XenApp
4 8 (12.90%) Terminal Services
4 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.90%) vSphere
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.23%) NFS
7 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.23%) vCloud
7 2 (3.23%) XenServer
8 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) SCOM
2 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 8 (12.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.84%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (4.84%) OpenView
4 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) RANCID
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) VMware
2 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) HP
4 13 (20.97%) Cisco
5 9 (14.52%) Symantec
6 8 (12.90%) Dell
6 8 (12.90%) Apple
6 8 (12.90%) Oracle
7 6 (9.68%) ESRI
7 6 (9.68%) NetApp
7 6 (9.68%) IBM
8 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.45%) Veeam
9 2 (3.23%) Juniper
9 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.23%) F5
10 1 (1.61%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.61%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
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