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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 17 17 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Contract jobs citing Citrix 26 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.28% 7.65% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 13.54% 17.58% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 2
Median daily rate £388 £300 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -28.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -5.71%
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
192 165 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 53.78% 43.54% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 107 142
Median daily rate £388 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.42 £20.50
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 23 August 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 23 August 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
Luton -5 12 £388 +29.16%
Bedford -5 6 £200 -33.33%
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (45.95%) Windows
5 13 (35.14%) Cisco
5 13 (35.14%) WAN
5 13 (35.14%) XenApp
5 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
6 12 (32.43%) SCCM
7 10 (27.03%) HP
8 9 (24.32%) Firewall
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) vSphere
9 8 (21.62%) MPLS
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) Migration
10 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
11 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
11 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
11 6 (16.22%) NetApp
11 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
11 6 (16.22%) IIS
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (16.22%) LAN

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 (16.22%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) WAN
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) MPLS
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 5 (13.51%) DNS
6 5 (13.51%) VoIP
6 5 (13.51%) Wireless
7 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.11%) 802.11
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (8.11%) Internet
8 3 (8.11%) Network Security
8 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.41%) FTP
9 2 (5.41%) HSRP
9 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.11%) RIA
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
2 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
4 4 (10.81%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Network Management
5 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Email Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Server Building
7 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCITP
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) CCDA
4 2 (5.41%) CCDE
4 2 (5.41%) CCDP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.41%) VCAP
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (35.14%) XenApp
4 9 (24.32%) vSphere
5 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
8 2 (5.41%) XenServer
9 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Simpana
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.81%) Akamai
6 4 (10.81%) Avaya
6 4 (10.81%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle
7 3 (8.11%) F5
7 3 (8.11%) IronPort
7 3 (8.11%) Sourcefire
8 2 (5.41%) CommVault
8 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.41%) Meru Networks
8 2 (5.41%) Mitel
8 2 (5.41%) Nortel