The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 27 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.62% 0.51% 3.88%
As % of the Vendors category 8.73% 1.82% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£180 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
126 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 41.45% 28.21% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 19 12
Average daily rate £420 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £562 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Google Apps
4 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) Perforce
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Apps
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) CA Endevor
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce