The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Middlesex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 25 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.94% 3.50% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 3.62% 6.09% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £315 £360 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £336 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £376 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.13 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.44%
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 115 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 53.49% 57.50% 53.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 57 79
Average daily rate £410 £380 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £573 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 App-V
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) MSI
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) AppDNA
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) DNA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) SAP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Packager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) MSI Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DNA
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) AppSense
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM