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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 54 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.94% 2.44% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 4.71% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£125 £185 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% -11.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
238 85 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.05% 51.83% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 35 74
Average daily rate £347 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.82% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 20
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 October 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 8 £260 +30.00% 1
Sunderland - 3 £125 -
Citrix
North East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Lotus
5 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
5 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) IIS
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) DHCP
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Wintel Support
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (21.43%) KVM
5 3 (21.43%) RHEV
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP SIM
1 4 (28.57%) OpenView
2 3 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Lotus
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Draytek
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco