The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 28 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.01% 3.40% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 10.17% 7.69% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £162 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 130 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.42% 44.22% 55.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 98 159
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £203 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.25 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -13.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £22.50 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
6 6 (26.09%) Unisys
6 6 (26.09%) SAP
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) EMC
6 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
7 5 (21.74%) XenApp
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (21.74%) MSI
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Process Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Security
7 5 (21.74%) Retail
7 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) System Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Architect
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Process Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Security
4 4 (17.39%) System Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) VBScript
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) Unisys
3 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) EMC
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
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