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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 38 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.92% 3.43% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 6.61% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £160 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £172 £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
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
153 121 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.88% 51.93% 54.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 58
Average daily rate £385 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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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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 - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365
6 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 3 (16.67%) Clustering
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) MCSE
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle