The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 36 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.34% 1.18% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 6.94% 3.64% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Citrix
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
216 110 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 48.11% 32.35% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 39 29
Average daily rate £420 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £539 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.20 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.16 £16.50
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 Northamptonshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 11 £303 -
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) MCP
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.11%) Google
7 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
7 2 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (5.56%) Office 365
8 1 (5.56%) GitHub
8 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (5.56%) Monte Carlo Method
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) REXX
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce