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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 33 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.08% 7.35% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 7.94% 19.74% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
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£213 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £109 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £356 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.03 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
126 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.77% 37.25% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 51 50
Average daily rate £308 £285 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £125 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.30 £14.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +37.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.60 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £19.74 £15.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Yeovil - 1 £213 - 2
Bath - - - - 5
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (35.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) MCITP
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) MCSE
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (20.00%) XenApp
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.00%) assyst
9 3 (15.00%) Clustering

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) Confluence
6 1 (5.00%) nginx
6 1 (5.00%) MediaWiki
6 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) IPv6
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.00%) Debian
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MCITP
2 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Postfix
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £128.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £90 - £120 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 21 days ago