The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Taunton region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 28 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 4.60% 5.17% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 9.64% 11.11% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£293 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Vendors Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 47.70% 46.55% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 13 12
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £423 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Citrix
Somerset

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) assyst
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) MCITP
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) MCP
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (20.00%) XenApp
6 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (20.00%) MSI
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) MCITP
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel
4 3 (20.00%) Altiris
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos