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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 23 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.39% 5.03% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 12.70% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £313 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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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
50 63 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 69.44% 39.62% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 15
Average daily rate £369 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.60 £15.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.33% -22.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Database Security
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Hitachi
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) MODAF
4 2 (28.57%) Zerto

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Database Security
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Hitachi
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Zerto
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus