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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 32 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.05% 0.73% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 1.96% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £334 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.68 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -2.03%
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
110 153 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.33% 37.23% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 28
Average daily rate £381 £365 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 12
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 2 £400 - 4
Daventry - 1 £135 -
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Application Rationalisation
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Informatica
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) JBoss
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) ColdFusion
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) iPaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Application Rationalisation
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL