The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 15 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.16% 8.89% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 16.33% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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 Uxbridge region.

Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 62.79% 54.44% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 29
Average daily rate £368 £375 £508
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -26.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £199 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £9.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% +42.17%
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 Uxbridge

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Remedy
2 11 (84.62%) Blackberry
2 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Retail
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Vista
2 11 (84.62%) Android
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) CCAA
3 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 11 (84.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Service Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Blackberry
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Vista
2 11 (84.62%) Android
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) CCAA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ