The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Luton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.02% 9.88% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 25.81% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 37.76% 38.27% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 18
Average daily rate £400 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Email Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management
4 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Replication
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Email Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Test Management
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Lotus
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft