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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 18 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.55% 2.49% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 11.86% 6.49% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£488 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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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
59 77 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 38.31% 38.31% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 21
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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 22 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 22 May 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (28.57%) Telnet
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Telnet
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
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
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Software Designer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) .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 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) TickIT
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco