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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 32 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 31 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.91% 4.61% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 8.20% 8.57% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £223 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.77% -31.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £121 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £418 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+19.68% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £15.00 £13.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
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
378 385 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 59.90% 53.77% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 171 141
Average daily rate £450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +39.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.28 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +9 4 £375 -23.46%
Watford +11 3 - - 8
St Albans -2 2 - - 3
Stevenage +2 1 - -
Cheshunt - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Broxbourne - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) VMware
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (31.37%) DNS
5 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
6 13 (25.49%) DHCP
7 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
7 11 (21.57%) HP
7 11 (21.57%) XenApp
7 11 (21.57%) vSphere
8 10 (19.61%) Firewall
9 9 (17.65%) Migration
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco
9 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 9 (17.65%) SCOM
10 8 (15.69%) SLA
10 8 (15.69%) Symantec
11 7 (13.73%) NetApp
11 7 (13.73%) WAN
11 7 (13.73%) LAN
11 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
12 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
12 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.84%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Lync
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) DNS
2 13 (25.49%) DHCP
3 10 (19.61%) Firewall
4 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.73%) LAN
5 7 (13.73%) WAN
6 6 (11.76%) SAN
7 3 (5.88%) BIG-IP
7 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 3 (5.88%) LDAP
7 3 (5.88%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) REST
2 3 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) Online Games
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) VLE
5 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Handset
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.80%) Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.88%) Android
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Migration
2 6 (11.76%) Content Management
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) SOA
2 6 (11.76%) Project Management
3 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.80%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.92%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.92%) High Availability
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) People Management
6 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) VCP4
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) MCDST
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.57%) XenApp
3 11 (21.57%) vSphere
4 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (9.80%) vCloud
6 4 (7.84%) NFS
6 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCOM
2 6 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (11.76%) SCCM
3 3 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) OpenView
4 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) VMware
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.57%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco
5 8 (15.69%) Symantec
6 7 (13.73%) NetApp
7 6 (11.76%) Dell
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.80%) Apple
9 4 (7.84%) Veeam
10 2 (3.92%) Acronis
10 2 (3.92%) Sophos
10 2 (3.92%) Veritas
11 1 (1.96%) Mercator
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle
11 1 (1.96%) Remedy
11 1 (1.96%) Mitel
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