The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 11.43% 17.39% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 27.59% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £148 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £76.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 60.00% 63.04% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 9
Median daily rate £355 £320 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £145 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £477 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Lotus
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) IBM Notes
2 5 (71.43%) IBM Domino
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) IBM Domino
1 5 (71.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) PC Support
4 1 (14.29%) PC Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Lotus
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp