The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification 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 Qualifications for the West Midlands 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank - 98 99
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.00% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 - £19.50
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
424 250 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.83% 13.65% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 122 144
Average daily rate £328 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £156 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £34.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the West Midlands 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
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Vacancies
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) NCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCEE
1 2 (66.67%) CCIA
1 2 (66.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CCEA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OCP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) NCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCEE
1 2 (66.67%) CCIA
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCEA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OCP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco