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 2 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 23 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.80% 2.54% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 5.49% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Average daily rate
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£225 £448 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.72% +45.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £585 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.44% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.36 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
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
180 182 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.00% 46.19% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 116 116
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 5
Average hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.44 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.15 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Gatwick -2 4 £210 -68.86%
East Grinstead 0 3 £275 -
Crawley +7 2 £250 -44.28% 4
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) VMware
3 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
5 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (44.74%) ITIL
7 15 (39.47%) Linux
7 15 (39.47%) SCCM
8 13 (34.21%) DHCP
8 13 (34.21%) DNS
8 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
9 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.95%) IaaS
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (28.95%) Office 365
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (28.95%) PKI
10 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (28.95%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
10 11 (28.95%) Internet
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
10 11 (28.95%) IIS
11 10 (26.32%) MCP
11 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (26.32%) SAN
11 10 (26.32%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (28.95%) IIS
3 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
1 11 (28.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DHCP
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 11 (28.95%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (26.32%) SAN
4 8 (21.05%) LAN
4 8 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) DMZ
7 1 (2.63%) MPLS
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) PKI
2 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) PMI
3 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) Linux
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (7.89%) UNIX
10 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.89%) Quality Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Budget Control
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) VB
2 3 (7.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) MCP
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) MCSE
2 9 (23.68%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) UAG
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
4 7 (18.42%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) Orchard
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Apple