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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 62 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 33 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.15% 4.10% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 8.67% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 27
Average daily rate
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£300 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £243 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £388 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £14.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £14.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
745 623 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.63% 47.30% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 357 384
Average daily rate £359 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £235 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 18 63
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -16.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.74 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £23.80 £44.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 22 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 December 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
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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
Guildford -3 6 - -
Redhill -5 3 - -
Epsom - 3 £350 -
Woking - 3 £300 - 4
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 2
Egham - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 51 (70.83%) Windows
2 49 (68.06%) Active Directory
3 37 (51.39%) VMware
4 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.56%) XenApp
6 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (26.39%) Cisco
7 19 (26.39%) Firewall
7 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (25.00%) DNS
9 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
10 15 (20.83%) MS Office
11 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
13 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
14 11 (15.28%) Windows XP
15 10 (13.89%) WAN
15 10 (13.89%) DHCP
15 10 (13.89%) SAN
16 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
16 9 (12.50%) SCCM
16 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (11.11%) SLA
17 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (9.72%) SQL
18 7 (9.72%) MCSE
18 7 (9.72%) HP
18 7 (9.72%) Project Management
18 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) WorkSite
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) Lync
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Office
2 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.39%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Firewall
2 18 (25.00%) DNS
3 10 (13.89%) SAN
3 10 (13.89%) WAN
3 10 (13.89%) DHCP
4 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.33%) LAN
6 5 (6.94%) VoIP
7 4 (5.56%) VPN
7 4 (5.56%) NAS
8 3 (4.17%) Internet
8 3 (4.17%) Broadband
8 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.17%) MPLS
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.78%) CDMA
9 2 (2.78%) GPRS
9 2 (2.78%) GSM
9 2 (2.78%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) MS Access
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
1 6 (8.33%) Law
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 15 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.39%) iPad
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (70.83%) Windows
2 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.28%) Windows XP
6 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.56%) Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 7 (9.72%) Project Management
3 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.94%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.17%) Time Management
6 3 (4.17%) Network Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Control
6 3 (4.17%) Service Management
6 3 (4.17%) Workflow
6 3 (4.17%) Validation
6 3 (4.17%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Migration
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) SOA
7 2 (2.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) C++
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) VBScript
3 1 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) MCSE
3 5 (6.94%) MCP
4 4 (5.56%) MCSA
5 3 (4.17%) PMP
5 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.78%) MCITP
6 2 (2.78%) Degree
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) CCEE
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) CCA
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CCEA
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (68.06%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) XenApp
3 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 6 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.56%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.17%) MetaFrame
9 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.78%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.78%) vSphere
9 2 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.78%) UAG
9 2 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
3 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.78%) Netcool
4 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.78%) OPNET
5 1 (1.39%) WSUS
5 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) VMware
2 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.39%) Cisco
4 7 (9.72%) HP
5 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.17%) Avaya
7 3 (4.17%) BMC
7 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 3 (4.17%) Verint
7 3 (4.17%) Wyse
7 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.78%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.78%) Veeam
8 2 (2.78%) Cramer
8 2 (2.78%) Kaseya
8 2 (2.78%) NetCracker
8 2 (2.78%) Symantec
8 2 (2.78%) Remedy
8 2 (2.78%) Dell