The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank - 40 21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.55% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.23% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Citrix
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 163 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 37.32% 44.54% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 106 42
Average daily rate £295 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.59 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £17.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) AppSense
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Acronis
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Lumension
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) XenServer
7 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) System Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) AppSense
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Acronis
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Lumension
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Wyse