The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 47 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.41% 2.14% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 5.00% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.92% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
180 60 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.15% 42.86% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 32 68
Average daily rate £347 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £530 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) AIX
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) KVM
3 4 (40.00%) RHEV
4 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Lotus
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Draytek