The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 43 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 20 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.72% 4.61% 2.21%
As % of the Vendors category 6.76% 10.22% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 6
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£450 £188 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £145 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.20% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
Citrix
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
296 225 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 40.27% 45.09% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 149 202
Average daily rate £425 £393 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -2.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +58.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £12.25 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £41.50 £41.50
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 Wiltshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Swindon 0 17 £450 +57.20% 1
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Salisbury - - - -
Corsham - - - -
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 15 (41.67%) SCCM
4 15 (41.67%) ITIL
4 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
8 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (22.22%) Symantec
9 8 (22.22%) Cisco
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
10 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) XenApp
10 7 (19.44%) Banking
10 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (19.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 6 (16.67%) Software Packaging
11 6 (16.67%) IBM
11 6 (16.67%) DNS
11 6 (16.67%) EMC
11 6 (16.67%) Unisys
11 6 (16.67%) SAP
12 5 (13.89%) JSP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MSI
2 1 (2.78%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Applications Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 5 (13.89%) JSP
3 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) PDA
2 3 (8.33%) iPhone
2 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (13.89%) Process Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Security
4 5 (13.89%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
4 5 (13.89%) Software Distribution
5 4 (11.11%) System Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.33%) CAD
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
2 2 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (19.44%) XenApp
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.33%) MetaFrame
6 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) Firmware
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (2.78%) UAG
7 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (13.89%) WSUS
4 3 (8.33%) SCOM
4 3 (8.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (22.22%) Symantec
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 6 (16.67%) SAP
4 6 (16.67%) Unisys
4 6 (16.67%) EMC
5 5 (13.89%) Lumension
6 4 (11.11%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) Avaya
7 3 (8.33%) AppSense
8 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.78%) Apple