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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.85% 6.39% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.99% 12.73% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £194 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £112 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
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
143 110 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.74% 50.23% 51.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 73 54
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
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 £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 - - 4
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) assyst
5 6 (28.57%) MCP
5 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Service Management
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) MCSE
6 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (19.05%) XenApp
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) Confluence
4 2 (9.52%) MediaWiki
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
3 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) LDAP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) IPv6
4 2 (9.52%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) OSPF
4 2 (9.52%) BGP
4 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MSI
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Hudson
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) Support Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Debian
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) MCP
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) MCSE
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (19.05%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.52%) Samba
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Mitel
4 3 (14.29%) Altiris
4 3 (14.29%) Nortel
4 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
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