The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 51 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.28% 0.41% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 0.78% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£263 £370 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.05% +49.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £370 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Citrix
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
252 129 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.99% 53.09% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 65 54
Average daily rate £365 £276 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.12% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -16.00%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 7 £263 -29.05% 1
Sunderland - - - -
Citrix
North East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Lotus
3 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) IIS
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) IBM Notes
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) OpenView
4 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (31.25%) HP SIM
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) IBM Notes
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Wintel Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCA
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (6.25%) RHEV
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) OpenView
2 5 (31.25%) HP SIM
3 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) HP
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Draytek
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco