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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 22 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 20 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.83% 6.00% 8.93%
As % of the Vendors category 17.24% 11.92% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £444 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £302 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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
116 151 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.59% 50.33% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 89 81
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £156 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Tunbridge Wells +1 5 £363 +3.57% 1
Sevenoaks - 1 - - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £475 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
6 19 (61.29%) Cisco
6 19 (61.29%) vSphere
7 18 (58.06%) XenApp
8 16 (51.61%) XenDesktop
9 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (38.71%) ITIL
10 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
11 11 (35.48%) SolarWinds Orion
11 11 (35.48%) WAN
12 9 (29.03%) LAN
12 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
12 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) OSPF
12 9 (29.03%) BGP
12 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (29.03%) SCCM
12 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
12 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (25.81%) CCNA
13 8 (25.81%) MPLS
13 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Lync
6 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) OSPF
2 9 (29.03%) BGP
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) MPLS
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) BIG-IP
4 6 (19.35%) NAS
5 5 (16.13%) VLAN
6 4 (12.90%) iSCSI
6 4 (12.90%) Wireless
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) DNS
8 2 (6.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
3 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.23%) SIEM
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) VBScript
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (25.81%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) vSphere
3 18 (58.06%) XenApp
4 16 (51.61%) XenDesktop
5 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
6 7 (22.58%) DFS Replication
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (29.03%) SCCM
3 5 (16.13%) Foglight
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Nessus
5 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
4 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
5 7 (22.58%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Meraki
7 2 (6.45%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.23%) Mercator
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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