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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 28 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.56% 9.12% 3.86%
As % of the Vendors category 11.04% 19.70% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £129 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £162.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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
154 132 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.33% 46.32% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 77 58
Average daily rate £350 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -64.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £20.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £350 -
Dartford - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (96.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
5 17 (68.00%) XenApp
6 13 (52.00%) Advertising
7 12 (48.00%) SCCM
8 10 (40.00%) Firewall
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (36.00%) vSphere
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (20.00%) LAN
12 5 (20.00%) WAN
13 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (16.00%) MPLS
13 4 (16.00%) OSPF
13 4 (16.00%) BCP
13 4 (16.00%) BGP
13 4 (16.00%) MCSE
13 4 (16.00%) MS Office

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) MPLS
3 4 (16.00%) OSPF
3 4 (16.00%) BGP
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (52.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Support Engineer
3 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) iSeries
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) zOS
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) BCP
1 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Data Security
3 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) XenApp
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) vSphere
4 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
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