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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 33 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.15% 4.48% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 9.47% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate - £253 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £180.00 £20.19 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+791.75% +39.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
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
106 169 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.61% 47.34% 50.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 86 153
Average daily rate £325 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £251 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £650 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 8
Average hourly rate £38.75 £20.19 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.97% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.90 £38.25 £28.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Taunton +23 1 - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel