The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 19 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.94% 1.29% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 3.80% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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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 Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.48% 33.91% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 17
Average daily rate £280 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £186 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £30.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Adobe
4 7 (53.85%) Symantec
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Lotus
5 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) MCP
6 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 2 (15.38%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (15.38%) FMCG
9 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) VoIP
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Legal
9 2 (15.38%) Cognos
9 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management
10 1 (7.69%) Client/Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) VMS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Lotus
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (15.38%) Cognos
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) F5