The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 57 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.35% 0.62% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.22% 1.73% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Average daily rate
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£290 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
311 173 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.97% 35.67% 50.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 88 130
Average daily rate £425 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £173 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.20 £23.75
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 Oxfordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oxford - 5 £425 -
Banbury - 2 £295 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (26.32%) VoIP
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (21.05%) Kaspersky
9 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP
9 4 (21.05%) NetApp
9 4 (21.05%) Remedy
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
10 3 (15.79%) CCNP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) GroupWise
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Intranet
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) NetWare
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.53%) vSphere
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Kaspersky
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 4 (21.05%) Remedy
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Novell
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) AppSense
7 1 (5.26%) Kaseya