The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 8 37 8
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.69% 0.46% 8.05%
As % of the Vendors category 19.10% 1.27% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.37% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 79 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 55.97% 36.41% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 65 19
Average daily rate £375 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) NHS
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) SLA
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (12.00%) CCNP
9 3 (12.00%) CCNA
9 3 (12.00%) VoIP
9 3 (12.00%) DHCP
9 3 (12.00%) DNS
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (12.00%) Finance

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (8.00%) SSH
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Telnet
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
3 2 (8.00%) Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Software Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) NHS
3 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) B2B
7 1 (4.00%) B2C
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Security Management
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.00%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
4 1 (4.00%) HNC
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) TickIT
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) LANDesk