The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 23 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 5.84% 15.38% 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 28.57% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Vendors Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 35.04% 53.85% 62.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 14
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £125 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £372 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) assyst
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (28.57%) MCITP
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (21.43%) XenApp
6 3 (21.43%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (21.43%) Nortel
6 3 (21.43%) Internet

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) R
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Nortel
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Altiris
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Sophos