The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Somerset region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 38 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.22% 4.39% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 7.69% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate £178 £175 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -60.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.13 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.44%
Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
223 117 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 52.22% 57.07% 56.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 42 45
Average daily rate £328 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £414 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £15.20 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -3 10 £195 - 3
Bath - 8 £150 -
Cheddar - - - -
Winscombe - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) MCSE
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) MCP
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (34.78%) SLA
8 8 (34.78%) Firewall
9 7 (30.43%) Avaya
9 7 (30.43%) MCSA
9 7 (30.43%) Mitel
9 7 (30.43%) Wireless
9 7 (30.43%) NetScaler
10 6 (26.09%) MS Office
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) DNS
11 5 (21.74%) CCNA
11 5 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (21.74%) VMware
11 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) Confluence
5 1 (4.35%) nginx
5 1 (4.35%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 7 (30.43%) NetScaler
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) Nortel Meridian
6 1 (4.35%) OSPF
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.35%) LDAP
6 1 (4.35%) IPv6
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Network Support
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) MCSE
3 9 (39.13%) MCP
4 7 (30.43%) MCSA
5 5 (21.74%) CCNA
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) MCITP
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) Samba
5 1 (4.35%) Postfix
5 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Avaya
3 7 (30.43%) Mitel
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) Nortel
5 3 (13.04%) Altiris
5 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
Taunton, Somerset
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
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