The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 30 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.69% 1.99% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 7.88% 3.98% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £445 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -34.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +3.03%
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 201 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.88% 50.00% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 113 126
Average daily rate £375 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £164 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.40 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.70 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Crawley +16 8 £425 -5.55% 7
Gatwick -6 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £263 -
Horsham - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 2
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 24 (63.16%) VMware
5 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
7 16 (42.11%) ITIL
8 15 (39.47%) Linux
9 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (34.21%) SCCM
10 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
11 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (31.58%) DHCP
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
11 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
11 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (28.95%) IaaS
12 11 (28.95%) Office 365
12 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (28.95%) PKI
12 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (28.95%) Internet
12 11 (28.95%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
12 11 (28.95%) MCSE
12 11 (28.95%) IIS
13 10 (26.32%) MCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (28.95%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) IaaS
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DHCP
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 11 (28.95%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (18.42%) SAN
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) SNMP
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Firewall
8 1 (2.63%) DMZ
8 1 (2.63%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) PKI
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) Linux
4 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
6 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.26%) Migration
3 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Network Management
4 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.95%) MCSE
3 10 (26.32%) MCP
4 9 (23.68%) MCSA
5 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) UAG
3 7 (18.42%) XenApp
4 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
5 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.63%) XenServer
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.16%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Orchard
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) SAP