The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Warwickshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 19 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.36% 3.98% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 10.18% 8.74% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Average daily rate £275 £513 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.34% +86.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £470 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £590 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
167 103 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 52.68% 45.58% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 43
Average daily rate £333 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £208 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £540 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon +1 2 £475 +1.06%
Leamington Spa - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Lotus
6 2 (11.11%) ISEB
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) XenServer
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) ClearCase Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
3 1 (5.56%) RAD
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (11.11%) COBIT
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) PlateSpin
4 1 (5.56%) TippingPoint
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire