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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 62 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.35% 7.29% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 17.52% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 8
Average daily rate
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£290 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% -18.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £44.90 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
286 137 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.26% 41.64% 52.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 82 118
Average daily rate £388 £340 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £173 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 27
Average hourly rate £15.63 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £14.31 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £22.60 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (94.44%) MS Exchange
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
5 11 (61.11%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 6 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) MCSE
8 6 (33.33%) MCSA
8 6 (33.33%) SCCM
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (27.78%) IaaS
9 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (27.78%) UAG
9 5 (27.78%) Office 365
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) IIS
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.56%) VMS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
2 6 (33.33%) MCSA
3 5 (27.78%) MCP
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCITP
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) UAG
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) AppSense