The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Staines region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 13 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 10.18% 11.17% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 22.68% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 97 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 61.08% 49.24% 47.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 22
Average daily rate £360 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £378 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Citrix
Surrey

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 27 (93.10%) AppSense
3 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
4 22 (75.86%) XenApp
4 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
6 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
7 13 (44.83%) Migration
8 12 (41.38%) ITIL
9 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
10 10 (34.48%) VMware
10 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (34.48%) XenServer
10 10 (34.48%) NetApp
10 10 (34.48%) SQL
10 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (34.48%) CloudStack
10 10 (34.48%) NetScaler
11 9 (31.03%) vSphere
12 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
12 8 (27.59%) SCOM
12 8 (27.59%) Service Management
12 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (27.59%) XML
12 8 (27.59%) Perl
12 8 (27.59%) Linux
12 8 (27.59%) Symantec

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 10 (34.48%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Consultant
1 11 (37.93%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Support
3 7 (24.14%) Applications Packager
3 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) UNIX
6 2 (6.90%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 12 (41.38%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
3 22 (75.86%) XenApp
4 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
5 10 (34.48%) XenServer
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (31.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) AppSense
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) NetApp
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Lumension
4 8 (27.59%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) 3PAR