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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 34 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.59% 4.59% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 11.63% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£135 £256 £184
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.31% +39.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £129 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £381 £187
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.33 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.03% -
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
154 86 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 46.11% 39.45% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 50 54
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £174 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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
Bath - - - - 5
Yeovil - - - - 1
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (34.78%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (21.74%) MCITP
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 5 (21.74%) XenApp
8 5 (21.74%) MCSE
8 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (17.39%) SCCM
9 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (13.04%) Clustering
10 3 (13.04%) assyst

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) XenApp
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp