The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 47 68 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Contract jobs citing Citrix 59 26 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.46% 1.90% 4.34%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 4.07% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 29
Average daily rate £344 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £170 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £628 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
735 639 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.56% 46.68% 53.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 347 404
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 35 43
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.53% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £10.75 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Guildford +9 15 £375 - 1
Redhill - 9 - -
Woking +1 8 £270 +28.57% 3
Staines -3 5 £550 -15.38%
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Chertsey - 2 £138 -
Dorking - 1 £325 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 103 (93.64%) Windows
2 62 (56.36%) VMware
3 54 (49.09%) Linux
4 51 (46.36%) Active Directory
5 50 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
7 40 (36.36%) SQL
8 37 (33.64%) Cisco
9 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
9 35 (31.82%) XenApp
10 33 (30.00%) Change Management
11 31 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (27.27%) iSeries
12 30 (27.27%) AS400
12 30 (27.27%) DB2
12 30 (27.27%) Windows Server
13 29 (26.36%) Incident Management
14 27 (24.55%) IBM
15 25 (22.73%) ITIL
15 25 (22.73%) Tivoli
16 23 (20.91%) SCCM
17 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
18 21 (19.09%) LAN
19 19 (17.27%) WAN
20 17 (15.45%) MS Exchange
20 17 (15.45%) XenDesktop
21 15 (13.64%) HP
22 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
22 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
22 14 (12.73%) DNS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (15.45%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.82%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.91%) JBoss
8 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Office
2 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.45%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Office 365
2 6 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) LAN
2 19 (17.27%) WAN
3 14 (12.73%) DNS
3 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.00%) DHCP
5 7 (6.36%) Internet
5 7 (6.36%) Wireless
6 6 (5.45%) Intranet
6 6 (5.45%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (5.45%) VoIP
7 5 (4.55%) SAN
7 5 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 5 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.64%) Firewall
8 4 (3.64%) FTP
8 4 (3.64%) HTTP
8 4 (3.64%) LDAP
8 4 (3.64%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.64%) VPN
9 2 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) DB2
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.45%) FileMaker
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.91%) MSI
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) German Language
3 2 (1.82%) Publishing
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Linux Operator
1 24 (21.82%) Linux Specialist
2 22 (20.00%) Analyst
2 22 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 22 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
3 16 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (10.91%) Architect
6 11 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.27%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (7.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Middleware
2 1 (0.91%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
2 30 (27.27%) AS400
2 30 (27.27%) iSeries
3 8 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.45%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.45%) iPad
5 6 (5.45%) iPhone
6 3 (2.73%) PKI
6 3 (2.73%) Replication
7 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.82%) FMCG
7 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.91%) BYOD
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.91%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 103 (93.64%) Windows
2 54 (49.09%) Linux
3 50 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (10.00%) Unix
8 8 (7.27%) Windows XP
9 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
10 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (4.55%) AIX
11 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Change Management
2 29 (26.36%) Incident Management
3 25 (22.73%) ITIL
4 12 (10.91%) Project Management
5 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.36%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.45%) Service Management
8 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (4.55%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.55%) SOA
8 5 (4.55%) Time Management
9 4 (3.64%) B2B
9 4 (3.64%) High Availability
9 4 (3.64%) Migration
9 4 (3.64%) Network Management
10 3 (2.73%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.82%) PRINCE
11 2 (1.82%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.36%) SQL
2 10 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.73%) Perl
3 3 (2.73%) Python
3 3 (2.73%) Ruby
4 2 (1.82%) C
5 1 (0.91%) Java
5 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.27%) MCSE
2 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (5.45%) MCDST
3 6 (5.45%) MCP
4 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.64%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.73%) MCITP
7 2 (1.82%) CCA
7 2 (1.82%) CCNA
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) CISSP
7 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 51 (46.36%) Active Directory
2 35 (31.82%) XenApp
3 31 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (15.45%) XenDesktop
5 10 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (5.45%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.55%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.64%) Terminal Server
9 4 (3.64%) vSphere
9 4 (3.64%) XenServer
10 3 (2.73%) DFS Replication
10 3 (2.73%) Xen
11 2 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.91%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 25 (22.73%) Tivoli
2 23 (20.91%) SCCM
3 5 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.64%) EdgeSight
4 4 (3.64%) WSUS
5 3 (2.73%) Ansible
5 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.73%) Puppet
5 3 (2.73%) SCOM
6 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (56.36%) VMware
2 37 (33.64%) Cisco
3 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 27 (24.55%) IBM
5 15 (13.64%) HP
6 12 (10.91%) Wyse
7 10 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.27%) NetApp
9 6 (5.45%) Adobe
9 6 (5.45%) Apple
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle
10 5 (4.55%) EMC
10 5 (4.55%) ThinPrint
11 4 (3.64%) Altiris
11 4 (3.64%) CommVault
11 4 (3.64%) Remedy
11 4 (3.64%) RightFax
12 3 (2.73%) AppSense
12 3 (2.73%) Dell
12 3 (2.73%) Palo Alto
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