The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 29 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.78% 5.74% 8.27%
As % of the Vendors category 14.16% 11.02% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 12
Average daily rate
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£438 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £406 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 127 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.79% 52.05% 57.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 73 94
Average daily rate £450 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.38% +101.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chatham - 1 £425 -
Sevenoaks - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £475 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
3 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) XenApp
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (38.46%) XenDesktop
7 10 (38.46%) vSphere
7 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco
9 8 (30.77%) ITIL
10 7 (26.92%) SCCM
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (23.08%) Firewall
11 6 (23.08%) LAN
11 6 (23.08%) WAN
11 6 (23.08%) MS Office
12 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 5 (19.23%) SLA
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
12 5 (19.23%) Finance
12 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (15.38%) DFS Replication

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.54%) Lync
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) MPLS
2 4 (15.38%) OSPF
2 4 (15.38%) BGP
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) XenApp
3 10 (38.46%) XenDesktop
3 10 (38.46%) vSphere
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (15.38%) DFS Replication
5 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (7.69%) Foglight
4 1 (3.85%) Nessus
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 4 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Splunk
7 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago