The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 37 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 32 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.94% 3.76% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.63% 8.51% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 4
Average daily rate
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£173 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £373 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.45 £13.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
371 329 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.63% 44.22% 52.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 143 179
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 27
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.00 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.46 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 21 (41.18%) ITIL
5 20 (39.22%) VMware
6 19 (37.25%) MCSE
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (35.29%) UNIX
8 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
8 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
9 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (27.45%) Finance
11 13 (25.49%) SAN
11 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
11 13 (25.49%) SQL
12 12 (23.53%) IIS
12 12 (23.53%) MS Office
12 12 (23.53%) Windows 2000
12 12 (23.53%) Terminal Services
12 12 (23.53%) BladeLogic
13 11 (21.57%) Backup Exec
13 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (21.57%) SLA
14 10 (19.61%) Windows NT
14 10 (19.61%) MCP
14 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (19.61%) Intel
14 10 (19.61%) ISA Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) Moodle
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (23.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) SAN
2 10 (19.61%) NAS
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) Broadband
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) VoIP
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MSI
2 1 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 6 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Packager
6 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Server Support
9 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.96%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (35.29%) UNIX
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.53%) Windows 2000
6 10 (19.61%) Windows NT
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
8 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.96%) Linux
10 1 (1.96%) CentOS
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Service Management
3 8 (15.69%) Change Management
3 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Build Automation
6 1 (1.96%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.96%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) C
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
3 1 (1.96%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) MCSE
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
3 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (19.61%) MCP
5 7 (13.73%) Degree
6 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.92%) CCNA
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Terminal Services
3 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (19.61%) ISA Server
5 9 (17.65%) VMware ESX
6 8 (15.69%) XenApp
7 6 (11.76%) vSphere
7 6 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) BladeLogic
2 11 (21.57%) Backup Exec
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (11.76%) SCOM
4 4 (7.84%) OVSD
5 2 (3.92%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Intel
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) Veeam
6 2 (3.92%) AppSense
6 2 (3.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) Wyse
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin
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