The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 73 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 72 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.31% 2.95% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.10% 6.83% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 27
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£264 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.70% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £165 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £15.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +77.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.70 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £129.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1181 1244 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.94% 43.12% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 814 484
Average daily rate £364 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% +4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 63 55
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
Bristol +3 20 £165 -61.17% 3
Devon +7 15 £213 -24.10% 1
Somerset +8 14 £353 +31.77%
Dorset +1 9 £325 -33.33% 8
Gloucestershire -9 8 £415 +37.75% 3
Wiltshire -10 5 £500 +29.44% 2
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 135 (79.41%) Windows
2 103 (60.59%) Active Directory
3 98 (57.65%) VMware
4 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
5 58 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (33.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (31.76%) MS Exchange
9 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
10 32 (18.82%) XenApp
10 32 (18.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (16.47%) MS Office
12 27 (15.88%) WAN
12 27 (15.88%) Cisco
13 25 (14.71%) Linux
13 25 (14.71%) Firewall
13 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (14.71%) Data Centre
14 24 (14.12%) XenDesktop
14 24 (14.12%) SQL
15 23 (13.53%) LAN
16 22 (12.94%) Clustering
17 21 (12.35%) SharePoint
18 20 (11.76%) Windows XP
18 20 (11.76%) ITIL
18 20 (11.76%) Security Cleared
18 20 (11.76%) SCCM
18 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
19 19 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
20 18 (10.59%) SQL Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 54 (31.76%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (12.35%) SharePoint
4 16 (9.41%) Lync
5 15 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.88%) IIS
6 10 (5.88%) Apache
7 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.53%) nginx
8 6 (3.53%) Confluence
8 6 (3.53%) MediaWiki
9 5 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.59%) JBoss
11 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 28 (16.47%) MS Office
2 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Agresso
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.41%) Office 365
2 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.59%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.88%) WAN
2 25 (14.71%) Firewall
3 23 (13.53%) LAN
4 14 (8.24%) DNS
5 13 (7.65%) VPN
5 13 (7.65%) DHCP
5 13 (7.65%) IPsec
6 10 (5.88%) Network Security
7 9 (5.29%) OSPF
7 9 (5.29%) BGP
8 7 (4.12%) VoIP
9 6 (3.53%) LDAP
9 6 (3.53%) SAN
9 6 (3.53%) Internet
10 5 (2.94%) EIGRP
10 5 (2.94%) SSL
10 5 (2.94%) IPv6
10 5 (2.94%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.76%) NAS
11 3 (1.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.88%) MySQL
3 6 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.59%) DB2
6 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.59%) Big Data
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Hudson
1 10 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.53%) Subversion
2 6 (3.53%) JIRA
2 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Retail
3 4 (2.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
4 3 (1.76%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (18.24%) Support Engineer
2 23 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (13.53%) Analyst
3 19 (11.18%) Consultant
3 19 (11.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 19 (11.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (7.06%) Architect
6 10 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 9 (5.29%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) Service Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) .NET
2 3 (1.76%) Web Services
2 3 (1.76%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.76%) WCF
3 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 2 (1.18%) LAMP
4 1 (0.59%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 22 (12.94%) Clustering
3 12 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.53%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.53%) PKI
4 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.53%) Wiki
4 6 (3.53%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.76%) Statistics
5 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 135 (79.41%) Windows
2 58 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (33.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
5 32 (18.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (14.71%) Linux
7 20 (11.76%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.06%) UNIX
9 8 (4.71%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.53%) CentOS
10 6 (3.53%) Debian
10 6 (3.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.76%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.76%) Windows NT
13 2 (1.18%) AIX
13 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.76%) ITIL
2 19 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (10.59%) Migration
4 14 (8.24%) DevOps
5 12 (7.06%) Service Delivery
6 10 (5.88%) Project Management
6 10 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (5.29%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.12%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.12%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.53%) Programme Management
9 6 (3.53%) TOGAF
9 6 (3.53%) Patch Management
9 6 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.94%) Build Automation
10 5 (2.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.94%) Information Security
10 5 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.12%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.88%) Perl
4 7 (4.12%) PHP
4 7 (4.12%) Ruby
5 6 (3.53%) Java
6 5 (2.94%) Python
7 3 (1.76%) VBScript
7 3 (1.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.65%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.29%) CCNA
6 8 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.12%) MCSE
8 6 (3.53%) MCSA
9 4 (2.35%) MCP
9 4 (2.35%) MCITP
10 3 (1.76%) MCTS
10 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.18%) CCNP
12 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.59%) CCA
12 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.59%) CCEA
12 1 (0.59%) Degree
12 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.76%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 103 (60.59%) Active Directory
2 56 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (18.82%) XenApp
4 24 (14.12%) XenDesktop
5 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 15 (8.82%) vSphere
7 14 (8.24%) VMware ESX
8 10 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (5.88%) XenServer
9 6 (3.53%) Postfix
9 6 (3.53%) iptables
9 6 (3.53%) Firmware
9 6 (3.53%) Samba
10 5 (2.94%) ISA Server
11 4 (2.35%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.76%) Xen
12 3 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.18%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (11.76%) SCCM
2 12 (7.06%) SCOM
3 10 (5.88%) Puppet
3 10 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (4.12%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.53%) ZABBIX
5 6 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.53%) Salt
6 4 (2.35%) Ansible
7 3 (1.76%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.76%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 98 (57.65%) VMware
2 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.88%) Cisco
4 16 (9.41%) HP
4 16 (9.41%) Symantec
5 10 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.88%) AppSense
6 9 (5.29%) Oracle
7 7 (4.12%) Lotus
7 7 (4.12%) Wyse
7 7 (4.12%) Veeam
8 5 (2.94%) Avaya
9 4 (2.35%) Dell
9 4 (2.35%) EMC
10 3 (1.76%) CommVault
10 3 (1.76%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.76%) IBM
10 3 (1.76%) Compaq
10 3 (1.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.76%) McAfee
Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
Rate: £23,386 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16 - £18.00 per hour + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 26 days ago