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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 18 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.54% 6.27% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 10.29% 14.57% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 9
Median daily rate £388 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £160 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £496 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
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
175 151 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 53.85% 43.02% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 102 118
Median daily rate £413 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £145 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 £400 +60.00%
Luton -5 2 £388 +29.16%
Dunstable +4 1 £465 +257.69%
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco
7 7 (21.21%) Symantec
7 7 (21.21%) MS Office
7 7 (21.21%) WAN
7 7 (21.21%) XenApp
7 7 (21.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
7 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.18%) Office 365
8 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.18%) LAN
8 6 (18.18%) IBM Notes
8 6 (18.18%) IBM Domino
8 6 (18.18%) Lotus
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (15.15%) VoIP
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 4 (12.12%) CCNA
10 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (12.12%) SCCM
10 4 (12.12%) Fat Client

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 (18.18%) IBM Domino
1 6 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP
4 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.09%) 802.11
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
6 2 (6.06%) OSPF
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) VRRP
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Local Government
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (6.06%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) RIA
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
2 3 (9.09%) Network Management
2 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Email Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
3 2 (6.06%) Network Design
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.06%) Server Building
4 1 (3.03%) E-business
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CCNA
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) CCDA
3 2 (6.06%) CCDP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 7 (21.21%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) MetaFrame
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) XenServer
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.12%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Symantec
5 6 (18.18%) Lotus
6 3 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) IronPort
6 3 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 2 (6.06%) Akamai
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Mitel
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Nortel