The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 37 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.27% 3.57% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 8.22% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £350 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
156 73 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.68% 43.45% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 31 73
Average daily rate £325 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +28.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -53.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) BCP
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCA
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 4 (57.14%) KVM
3 4 (57.14%) RHEV
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Xen
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft