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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 32 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.21% 1.71% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% 5.88% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £175 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.30 £20.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.06 £20.50 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.54 £20.50 £19.00
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 Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 40.89% 29.14% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 24 33
Average daily rate £375 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.65 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -20.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.65 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.76 £19.54 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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
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 24 October 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) XenServer
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Google Apps
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) LANDesk

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (10.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) Google
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense