The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 3 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redditch 25.00% 6.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.33 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.03% -
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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 Redditch region.

Vendors Category
Redditch
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redditch 83.33% 73.33% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £473 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Redditch

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Redditch

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Redditch

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Redditch

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redditch 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Mercator
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redditch 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) CCA
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCEA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Mercator