The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 52 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.30% 3.05% 5.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 6.12% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £329 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.67% -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
473 490 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 51.86% 49.90% 53.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 218 184
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 26
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.10 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
5 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.95%) SCCM
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco
6 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (15.79%) AppSense
11 5 (13.16%) Change Management
11 5 (13.16%) Symantec
11 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.53%) Varonis
12 4 (10.53%) Mimecast
12 4 (10.53%) Zerto
12 4 (10.53%) Neverfail
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) OSPF
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
5 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.63%) TACACS
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.26%) MSI
3 1 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) SOAP
1 3 (7.89%) XML
1 3 (7.89%) XSD
1 3 (7.89%) WCF
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) AS400
2 2 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) PDA
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) UNIX
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) AIX
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Change Management
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Network Design
3 3 (7.89%) Business Development
3 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Release Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) People Management
5 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.63%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VBScript
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) MCITP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) CCA
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 4 (10.53%) XenApp
4 4 (10.53%) XenServer
5 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.63%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Netcool
3 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) WMI
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) AppSense
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Symantec
6 4 (10.53%) NetApp
6 4 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 4 (10.53%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.53%) Varonis
6 4 (10.53%) Zerto
6 4 (10.53%) Neverfail
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.89%) Infoblox
7 3 (7.89%) Tufin
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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