The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 39 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.66% 3.57% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.87% 7.55% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £120 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.41% -61.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £120 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £120 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Citrix
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 106 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.76% 47.32% 51.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 63 50
Average daily rate £350 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £152 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +22.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
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 22 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bath -1 1 - - 15
Street - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) SLA
5 7 (31.82%) MCP
5 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
6 6 (27.27%) Mitel
6 6 (27.27%) assyst
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Service Management
6 6 (27.27%) Wireless
6 6 (27.27%) MCSE
6 6 (27.27%) MCSA
6 6 (27.27%) Avaya
7 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) MediaWiki
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
2 6 (27.27%) Wireless
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) IPsec
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) IPv6
6 2 (9.09%) LDAP
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MSI
2 2 (9.09%) Hudson
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCP
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) MCSE
3 6 (27.27%) MCSA
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) XenServer
5 2 (9.09%) Postfix
5 2 (9.09%) Samba
6 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Mitel
3 6 (27.27%) Avaya
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Nortel
5 3 (13.64%) Altiris
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos