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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 12 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.71% 5.79% 7.79%
As % of the Vendors category 18.29% 12.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£104 - £158
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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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
82 56 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.57% 46.28% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 18
Average daily rate £223 £241 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 24 (80.00%) Windows
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
4 15 (50.00%) Adobe
4 15 (50.00%) MS Office
4 15 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 15 (50.00%) Lotus
5 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 14 (46.67%) Incident Management
6 13 (43.33%) McAfee
6 13 (43.33%) Symantec
6 13 (43.33%) MCP
7 10 (33.33%) SCCM
8 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) AppSense
9 5 (16.67%) FMCG
9 5 (16.67%) iPhone
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) iPad
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (13.33%) XenApp
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Blackberry

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
1 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Support Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Service Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (36.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
9 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) FMCG
1 5 (16.67%) iPhone
1 5 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Incident Management
2 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Change Management
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.67%) CAD
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 15 (50.00%) Lotus
3 15 (50.00%) Adobe
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) Symantec
5 13 (43.33%) McAfee
6 5 (16.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) Google
7 2 (6.67%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.67%) Sophos
7 2 (6.67%) Wyse
7 2 (6.67%) Remedy
7 2 (6.67%) Mapinfo
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Sun
8 1 (3.33%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp