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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 45 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.27% 3.10% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 5.40% 7.21% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £260 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -37.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £140 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £293 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £19.31 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.68 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
278 222 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.06% 43.02% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 141 182
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 14
Average hourly rate £22.69 £21.16 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.40 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.60 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Swindon -4 13 £392 +43.94% 4
Chippenham - - - - 1
Citrix
South West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
6 11 (32.35%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) XenDesktop
7 9 (26.47%) EMC
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
7 9 (26.47%) XenApp
7 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (26.47%) Banking
8 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
8 8 (23.53%) SCCM
8 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (23.53%) IBM
8 8 (23.53%) SAP
8 8 (23.53%) Unisys
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) Data Security
9 7 (20.59%) Process Management
9 7 (20.59%) Retail Banking
9 7 (20.59%) Retail
9 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (14.71%) Blackberry

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) Lync
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Retail Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Applications Architect
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) FlexPod
3 3 (8.82%) PDA
3 3 (8.82%) iPhone
3 3 (8.82%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.59%) Data Security
4 7 (20.59%) Process Management
5 3 (8.82%) CAD
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) System Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Test Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
6 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
1 11 (32.35%) XenDesktop
2 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) XenApp
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (8.82%) MetaFrame
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware
7 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 9 (26.47%) EMC
5 8 (23.53%) IBM
5 8 (23.53%) SAP
5 8 (23.53%) Unisys
6 4 (11.76%) AppSense
6 4 (11.76%) Dell
7 3 (8.82%) Avaya
7 3 (8.82%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) BMC
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam