The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 59 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 308 306 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.06% 3.29% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 6.40% 7.08% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 171 201
Average daily rate
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£325 £308 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 45
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £24.30 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4815 4321 4226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.51% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2753 2239 2134
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 243 262
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.67 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the South East region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the South East region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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.

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Rank Change
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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
Hampshire +8 83 £330 +1.53% 11
Surrey +6 59 £350 +8.52% 14
Berkshire -27 57 £310 +3.33% 11
Buckinghamshire -9 28 £320 +68.42% 5
Kent +3 20 £375 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire -6 20 £238 -7.76% 4
West Sussex -19 16 £305 +34.06% 3
East Sussex -7 11 £325 +36.84% 1
Middlesex +6 6 £355 -29.00%
Sussex +4 3 £400 -
Home Counties - 1 £475 -
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Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 393 (71.72%) Windows
2 303 (55.29%) VMware
3 251 (45.80%) Active Directory
4 216 (39.42%) Microsoft
5 162 (29.56%) XenApp
6 154 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 139 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 125 (22.81%) MS Exchange
9 124 (22.63%) Windows 7
10 123 (22.45%) SCCM
11 116 (21.17%) vSphere
12 111 (20.26%) SAN
13 110 (20.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 108 (19.71%) Cisco
15 101 (18.43%) Security Cleared
16 97 (17.70%) ITIL
17 93 (16.97%) HP
18 92 (16.79%) SQL
18 92 (16.79%) Data Centre
19 86 (15.69%) Firewall
20 82 (14.96%) Linux
21 81 (14.78%) XenDesktop
22 80 (14.60%) SQL Server
22 80 (14.60%) UNIX
23 79 (14.42%) Oracle
24 78 (14.23%) MS Excel
25 76 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
26 74 (13.50%) SC Cleared
27 73 (13.32%) DNS
27 73 (13.32%) MS Office

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 125 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 59 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (6.93%) IIS
5 34 (6.20%) SharePoint
6 23 (4.20%) Lync
7 22 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.46%) Apache
11 7 (1.28%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.55%) JBoss
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.36%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 78 (14.23%) MS Excel
2 73 (13.32%) MS Office
3 12 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.46%) MS Project
5 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.01%) Maximo
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP CCM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.84%) Office 365
2 17 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.55%) SaaS
4 3 (0.55%) IaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 111 (20.26%) SAN
2 86 (15.69%) Firewall
3 73 (13.32%) DNS
4 63 (11.50%) TCP/IP
5 61 (11.13%) WAN
6 60 (10.95%) DHCP
7 52 (9.49%) LAN
8 46 (8.39%) NetScaler
9 34 (6.20%) VPN
10 24 (4.38%) Wireless
11 22 (4.01%) Network Security
12 19 (3.47%) NAS
12 19 (3.47%) VLAN
13 18 (3.28%) VoIP
14 17 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.74%) MPLS
16 14 (2.55%) OSPF
16 14 (2.55%) BGP
16 14 (2.55%) iSCSI
17 12 (2.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.29%) Oracle Database
3 22 (4.01%) DB2
4 15 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.01%) MySQL
7 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.18%) Redis
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.28%) MSI
1 7 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.55%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (0.55%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
General
1 48 (8.76%) Finance
2 11 (2.01%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.82%) Back Office
4 8 (1.46%) Military
5 7 (1.28%) Retail
6 6 (1.09%) Banking
6 6 (1.09%) Local Government
7 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (14.60%) Analyst
2 58 (10.58%) Architect
3 50 (9.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (8.76%) Support Engineer
5 38 (6.93%) Consultant
6 36 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 28 (5.11%) Desktop Support
8 27 (4.93%) Infrastructure Architect
9 25 (4.56%) Project Manager
10 23 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (4.20%) Support Analyst
10 23 (4.20%) Administrator
11 21 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (3.83%) Service Analyst
12 20 (3.65%) IT Support
13 18 (3.28%) Desktop Engineer
14 17 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.10%) Technical Architect
14 17 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (2.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.39%) .NET
2 19 (3.47%) ASP.NET
3 18 (3.28%) JSP
3 18 (3.28%) HTML
4 14 (2.55%) Application Packaging
5 12 (2.19%) Web Services
6 5 (0.91%) Middleware
7 4 (0.73%) WCF
7 4 (0.73%) REST
8 3 (0.55%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.55%) XML
8 3 (0.55%) XSD
8 3 (0.55%) ODBC
8 3 (0.55%) SOAP
9 2 (0.36%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) WinForms
10 1 (0.18%) COM
10 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.79%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.11%) Blackberry
4 26 (4.74%) iSeries
5 25 (4.56%) AS400
6 17 (3.10%) Replication
7 16 (2.92%) Thin Client
7 16 (2.92%) Fat Client
8 15 (2.74%) Clustering
9 13 (2.37%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.82%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.46%) NHS
11 8 (1.46%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.28%) Ontologies
12 7 (1.28%) PKI
13 6 (1.09%) EMC VNX
13 6 (1.09%) User Experience
13 6 (1.09%) BYOD
14 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.73%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 393 (71.72%) Windows
2 154 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 124 (22.63%) Windows 7
4 110 (20.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (14.96%) Linux
6 80 (14.60%) UNIX
7 76 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (5.11%) Windows XP
9 19 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.92%) AIX
11 12 (2.19%) HPUX
12 11 (2.01%) Solaris
13 7 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.09%) zOS
15 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.55%) SUSE
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.18%) Android
18 1 (0.18%) CentOS
18 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.70%) ITIL
2 58 (10.58%) Migration
3 57 (10.40%) Project Management
4 47 (8.58%) Change Management
5 32 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (4.93%) Incident Management
7 22 (4.01%) Service Management
8 21 (3.83%) Test Scripting
9 20 (3.65%) PRINCE2
9 20 (3.65%) Configuration Management
10 19 (3.47%) Service Delivery
11 16 (2.92%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (2.92%) Portfolio Management
12 14 (2.55%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (2.37%) Problem Management
13 13 (2.37%) Data Migration
13 13 (2.37%) Change Control
13 13 (2.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (2.37%) Mentoring
13 13 (2.37%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (16.79%) SQL
2 50 (9.12%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.10%) VBScript
5 13 (2.37%) Perl
6 7 (1.28%) Korn
7 6 (1.09%) Python
7 6 (1.09%) VB
8 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.73%) Java
9 4 (0.73%) VBA
9 4 (0.73%) C
10 3 (0.55%) C#
11 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 101 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 74 (13.50%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (7.66%) MCSE
5 39 (7.12%) DV Cleared
6 36 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (5.47%) Degree
7 30 (5.47%) CCNA
8 24 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.83%) ISTQB
10 18 (3.28%) CCNP
11 16 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (2.55%) MCSA
13 13 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (2.19%) CCA
14 12 (2.19%) MCITP
15 11 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (2.01%) MCP
16 8 (1.46%) CCAA
17 7 (1.28%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.74%) SLA
2 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.73%) COBIT
4 2 (0.36%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) TickIT
5 1 (0.18%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 251 (45.80%) Active Directory
2 162 (29.56%) XenApp
3 139 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 116 (21.17%) vSphere
5 81 (14.78%) XenDesktop
6 52 (9.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 37 (6.75%) VMware ESX
7 37 (6.75%) Hyper-V
8 24 (4.38%) XenServer
9 14 (2.55%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.46%) DFS Replication
11 6 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.91%) HDFS
13 3 (0.55%) UAG
13 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 123 (22.45%) SCCM
2 28 (5.11%) Tivoli
3 25 (4.56%) SCOM
4 14 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.64%) Nagios
8 9 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.64%) WSUS
9 8 (1.46%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.46%) ARCserve
10 7 (1.28%) OPNET
10 7 (1.28%) vMotion
11 6 (1.09%) AirWatch
11 6 (1.09%) XenMobile
11 6 (1.09%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.91%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 303 (55.29%) VMware
2 216 (39.42%) Microsoft
3 108 (19.71%) Cisco
4 93 (16.97%) HP
5 79 (14.42%) Oracle
6 40 (7.30%) IBM
7 35 (6.39%) Symantec
8 31 (5.66%) CheckPoint
9 29 (5.29%) AppSense
10 23 (4.20%) Dell
11 21 (3.83%) SAP
11 21 (3.83%) Remedy
12 18 (3.28%) McAfee
13 17 (3.10%) EMC
13 17 (3.10%) SolarWinds
14 16 (2.92%) Red Hat
15 15 (2.74%) NetApp
16 13 (2.37%) OpenText
16 13 (2.37%) 3PAR
16 13 (2.37%) Ventyx
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