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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 33 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.46% 9.88% 6.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 26.67% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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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
78 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 36.11% 37.04% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 19 23
Average daily rate £363 £283 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.31% -25.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Email Migration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) Email Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec