The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 41 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.46% 2.29% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.25% 4.36% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 16
Average daily rate
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£295 £334 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £277 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £396 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £32.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% +116.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
305 321 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.85% 52.54% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 165 166
Average daily rate £335 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 38
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 - 6 £190 - 8
Potters Bar - 2 £525 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £170 -
Letchworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
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East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) VMware
4 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
5 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
5 11 (22.45%) NetScaler
6 10 (20.41%) HP
7 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
7 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
7 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
7 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) ITIL
9 7 (14.29%) NetApp
9 7 (14.29%) MS Office
9 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (12.24%) XenApp
10 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
10 6 (12.24%) MCSE
10 6 (12.24%) SAN
10 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (12.24%) Banking
10 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (10.20%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) Migration
11 5 (10.20%) Windows XP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.04%) SAS
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
6 1 (2.04%) Lync
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
1 11 (22.45%) NetScaler
2 6 (12.24%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) FTP
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Server Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Tester
3 8 (16.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Software Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
2 1 (2.04%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) HPUX
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.04%) UNIX
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
2 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Network Management
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.04%) Network Design
8 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Workflow Management
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.12%) VCAP
5 2 (4.08%) NCDA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) RHCE
6 1 (2.04%) RHCA
6 1 (2.04%) NCIE
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) XenApp
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.08%) Xen
6 2 (4.08%) XenServer
7 1 (2.04%) Samba
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.04%) vCloud
7 1 (2.04%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (8.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) HP
4 7 (14.29%) NetApp
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) IBM
6 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 3 (6.12%) EMC
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.04%) McAfee
9 1 (2.04%) Sophos
9 1 (2.04%) Wyse
9 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) Acronis
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) Veritas
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
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