The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxford region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 29 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 0.97% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.26% 1.87% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £180 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 107 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.59% 51.69% 52.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 72 86
Average daily rate £349 £340 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -22.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -24.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Oxfordshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago