The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 31 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.62% - 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£244 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.55% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.43% +9.16%
Citrix
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 71 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 57.07% 59.66% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 28
Average daily rate £450 £341 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £420 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Telford - 2 - - 1
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) MCP
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) ITSM
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Local Government
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCP
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya