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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 25 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.95% 4.72% 2.82%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 10.56% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £170 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -37.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £125 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £295 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £29.53 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +8.89%

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
99 142 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 36.53% 44.65% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 97 134
Median daily rate £375 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +157.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Dunstable -2 3 - -
Bedford -6 2 - - 3
Luton +9 1 £350 +18.64%
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) XenApp
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
7 7 (26.92%) LAN
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) MPLS
9 5 (19.23%) Project Management
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (19.23%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (15.38%) SCCM
10 4 (15.38%) Migration
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) NetApp
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (11.54%) IIS

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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Akamai
3 3 (11.54%) CloudFront
4 2 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.85%) HSRP
8 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) SAN
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) VRRP
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) WAN Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Support
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
4 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Email Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Server Building
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.69%) CCEA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCDE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) VCAP
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) XenApp
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 2 (7.69%) AppSense
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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