The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 10 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.10% 0.75% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £123 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £299
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -1.70%
Citrix
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 48.78% 39.55% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 19
Average daily rate £363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware