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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 29 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.86% 10.00% 6.72%
As % of the Vendors category 7.48% 20.59% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £261 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £411 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £326
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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
147 136 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 51.58% 48.57% 51.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 71 100
Average daily rate £375 £370 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 41
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.63 £21.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -2 2 £450 +63.63%
Dartford - - - - 1
Faversham - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 2
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Snodland - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 15 (53.57%) XenApp
5 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (39.29%) vSphere
6 11 (39.29%) Advertising
7 10 (35.71%) SCCM
8 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
10 7 (25.00%) Cisco
11 6 (21.43%) Firewall
11 6 (21.43%) SAN
11 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
11 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
12 5 (17.86%) MS Office
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (17.86%) LAN
12 5 (17.86%) WAN
12 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 2 (7.14%) OSPF
5 2 (7.14%) BGP
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 11 (39.29%) Advertising
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
7 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
7 2 (7.14%) UNIX
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) BCP
4 2 (7.14%) Data Security
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) XenApp
3 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (39.29%) vSphere
5 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
9 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (3.57%) Xen
10 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
10 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (10.71%) Foglight
3 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) Veritas
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) CommVault
7 1 (3.57%) BT
7 1 (3.57%) Mercator
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