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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 26 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.73% 1.45% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 9.89% 4.92% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£277 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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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
91 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 37.76% 29.47% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 21 13
Average daily rate £425 £356 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +13.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) MCP
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) HPUX
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Endevor
1 1 (7.69%) OVSD
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) Perforce
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Lumension