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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 40 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.17% 0.87% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 2.13% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £210 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.80% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £146 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £274 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
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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
130 94 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.01% 41.05% 52.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 37 75
Average daily rate £423 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.00 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
6 1 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) ICT Technician
1 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks