The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 21 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.56% 6.69% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 6.62% 12.70% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +140.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
- -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 126 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.74% 52.72% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 69 62
Average daily rate £314 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -11.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Redknee
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Sandvine
7 2 (12.50%) Tekelec
7 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
7 2 (12.50%) Office 365
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CCM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DAB
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Lead Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Voice Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Contact Management
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MOS
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Redknee
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Sandvine
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Tekelec
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) Crossbeam
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Dell