The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 28 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.35% 4.59% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 10.17% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 14
Median daily rate £194 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.56% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £443 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 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
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 177 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.87% 45.15% 44.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 111 105
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 8
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.47 £42.50 £24.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +1 4 £148 -60.13%
Luton -6 3 £350 +1.81% 3
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Backup Exec
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) Symantec
4 9 (40.91%) XenApp
4 9 (40.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) MS Office
7 6 (27.27%) IBM Notes
7 6 (27.27%) IBM Domino
7 6 (27.27%) Lotus
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (27.27%) Office 365
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (18.18%) MetaFrame
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (27.27%) IBM Domino
1 6 (27.27%) IBM Notes
2 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) PC Support
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (4.55%) E-business
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 9 (40.91%) XenApp
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) MetaFrame
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Symantec
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Lotus
5 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp