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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 18 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.82% 3.03% 2.82%
As % of the Vendors category 9.52% 8.57% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate
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£344 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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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
63 70 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 40.13% 35.35% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 20
Average daily rate £475 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Software Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) HP