The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 18 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 40 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 66 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.42% 3.51% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 8.18% 7.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 14
Average daily rate £313 £305 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £26.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.38% +52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £109.25 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
807 636 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.05% 49.57% 51.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 304 461
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 46
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.30 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.84 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines -4 17 £400 +6.66%
Guildford +6 12 £363 +23.40% 2
Dorking -1 4 - - 1
Woking -16 2 £115 -71.25% 4
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 2
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 111 (87.40%) Windows
2 68 (53.54%) Active Directory
3 66 (51.97%) VMware
4 60 (47.24%) Microsoft
5 43 (33.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (32.28%) ITIL
7 39 (30.71%) MS Exchange
8 36 (28.35%) XenApp
9 35 (27.56%) Windows 7
9 35 (27.56%) Migration
10 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (23.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 28 (22.05%) XenDesktop
12 28 (22.05%) Cisco
12 28 (22.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (21.26%) AppSense
14 26 (20.47%) VPN
15 24 (18.90%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (16.54%) PowerShell
16 21 (16.54%) SCOM
16 21 (16.54%) SAN
17 20 (15.75%) SQL
17 20 (15.75%) SCCM
18 19 (14.96%) HP
19 18 (14.17%) MS Office
20 17 (13.39%) Project Management
20 17 (13.39%) Symantec
20 17 (13.39%) vSphere
21 16 (12.60%) Finance
21 16 (12.60%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 39 (30.71%) MS Exchange
2 24 (18.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.02%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (7.87%) CloudStack
6 7 (5.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.36%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.57%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (14.17%) MS Office
2 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.47%) VPN
2 21 (16.54%) SAN
3 16 (12.60%) WAN
4 11 (8.66%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.66%) Firewall
5 10 (7.87%) LAN
5 10 (7.87%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.09%) Internet
7 8 (6.30%) SSH
7 8 (6.30%) DNS
7 8 (6.30%) SMTP
7 8 (6.30%) FTP
7 8 (6.30%) HTTP
8 5 (3.94%) SSL
9 4 (3.15%) DHCP
10 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.57%) Wireless
10 2 (1.57%) 3G
10 2 (1.57%) Broadband
11 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MSI
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Dutch Language
3 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (18.90%) Analyst
2 19 (14.96%) Consultant
3 17 (13.39%) Support Engineer
4 16 (12.60%) Project Manager
5 14 (11.02%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.66%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Applications Packager
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Project Manager
7 9 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Citrix Consultant
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Manager
7 9 (7.09%) Citrix Support
8 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 8 (6.30%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.51%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.15%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) XML
2 3 (2.36%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) WAP
4 1 (0.79%) ODBC
4 1 (0.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.51%) Thin Client
2 7 (5.51%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.15%) iPad
3 4 (3.15%) iPhone
3 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.57%) AS400
5 2 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) iSeries
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 111 (87.40%) Windows
2 35 (27.56%) Windows 7
3 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (22.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.66%) Linux
7 8 (6.30%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.72%) UNIX
10 3 (2.36%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.36%) Solaris
10 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.57%) AIX
11 2 (1.57%) NetWare
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) ITIL
2 35 (27.56%) Migration
3 17 (13.39%) Project Management
4 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
4 15 (11.81%) Incident Management
5 14 (11.02%) Budget Control
6 11 (8.66%) Change Control
7 10 (7.87%) Service Management
8 6 (4.72%) Fault Management
9 5 (3.94%) Change Management
9 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.15%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.36%) Workflow
12 2 (1.57%) E-Commerce
13 1 (0.79%) Software Deployment
13 1 (0.79%) Protective Monitoring
13 1 (0.79%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (0.79%) Performance Monitoring
13 1 (0.79%) Risk Management
13 1 (0.79%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.54%) PowerShell
2 20 (15.75%) SQL
3 8 (6.30%) Perl
4 2 (1.57%) VBScript
5 1 (0.79%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (9.45%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.72%) MCSE
5 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.15%) CCNA
6 4 (3.15%) CCA
6 4 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.36%) MCITP
7 3 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) CCNP
8 2 (1.57%) VCP5
9 1 (0.79%) CISSP
9 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) CEH
9 1 (0.79%) CCSE
9 1 (0.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (53.54%) Active Directory
2 43 (33.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (28.35%) XenApp
4 30 (23.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 28 (22.05%) XenDesktop
6 17 (13.39%) vSphere
7 15 (11.81%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.66%) Terminal Services
8 11 (8.66%) VMware ESX
9 10 (7.87%) XenServer
10 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.57%) vCloud
13 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (16.54%) SCOM
2 20 (15.75%) SCCM
3 14 (11.02%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.79%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.79%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.79%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (51.97%) VMware
2 60 (47.24%) Microsoft
3 28 (22.05%) Cisco
4 27 (21.26%) AppSense
5 19 (14.96%) HP
6 17 (13.39%) Symantec
7 15 (11.81%) NetApp
8 8 (6.30%) McAfee
8 8 (6.30%) Lumension
9 7 (5.51%) Apple
10 5 (3.94%) Novell
11 4 (3.15%) Lotus
12 3 (2.36%) SAP
12 3 (2.36%) Dell
12 3 (2.36%) IBM
12 3 (2.36%) Mercator
12 3 (2.36%) Altiris
13 2 (1.57%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.57%) Remedy
13 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £12 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Horley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15.00 - £18.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £120 to £140 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 23 days ago
Redhill
Premier Group
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 27 days ago