The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 39 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.69% 2.63% 6.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 6.09% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate £114 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £308 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £334 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.68 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -2.03%
Citrix
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
137 115 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.44% 43.23% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 58
Average daily rate £275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £81 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £24.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Kegworth - 5 £114 -
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) VBScript
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Lotus
4 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Sophos
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Lotus
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Meraki
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) Veeam
2 2 (20.00%) VMware