The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
South East / Berkshire
Rank 66 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 39 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.93% 1.71% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 3.41% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 37
Median daily rate £338 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £560 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-14.76% +4.61%

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1011 1262 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.10% 50.14% 48.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 627 651
Median daily rate £400 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 65 39
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Reading +1 13 £300 - 1
Bracknell - 9 £475 -
Slough +2 3 £316 -5.94%
Wokingham +2 2 £338 +3.84% 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Newbury +2 1 - -
Windsor +2 1 £153 -58.21%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 46 (54.12%) Windows
2 40 (47.06%) VMware
3 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
4 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
6 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (20.00%) Firewall
8 16 (18.82%) Android
8 16 (18.82%) XenApp
9 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
9 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
10 12 (14.12%) Office 365
10 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
11 11 (12.94%) Android Development
11 11 (12.94%) Xamarin
11 11 (12.94%) DevOps
11 11 (12.94%) NetScaler
11 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
11 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.94%) C#
11 11 (12.94%) .NET
11 11 (12.94%) LAN
11 11 (12.94%) Mobile Development
12 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.76%) SQL
12 10 (11.76%) Cisco
12 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
13 9 (10.59%) Telecoms

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) iTunes
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) Firewall
2 11 (12.94%) LAN
2 11 (12.94%) NetScaler
3 9 (10.59%) WAN
4 7 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (7.06%) DNS
5 6 (7.06%) VPN
6 4 (4.71%) Bluetooth
6 4 (4.71%) SAN
6 4 (4.71%) Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) 3G
7 3 (3.53%) 4G
7 3 (3.53%) BGP
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) LTE
8 2 (2.35%) Internet
8 2 (2.35%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.53%) MS Access
3 1 (1.18%) DB2
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MSI
General
1 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.41%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (12.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (12.94%) Developer
1 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (11.76%) Architect
3 9 (10.59%) Xamarin Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Android Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) Clustering
4 3 (3.53%) CMDB
4 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) AS400
6 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) iSeries
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.82%) Android
4 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.59%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.24%) Linux
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.53%) AIX
10 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.18%) Unix
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (12.94%) Android Development
1 11 (12.94%) DevOps
1 11 (12.94%) Mobile Development
2 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (5.88%) Migration
4 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
4 4 (4.71%) Project Management
4 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.53%) Application Packaging
5 3 (3.53%) Automated Testing
5 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.53%) Fault Management
5 3 (3.53%) Network Management
5 3 (3.53%) Process Improvement
5 3 (3.53%) Software Architecture
5 3 (3.53%) Test Scripting
5 3 (3.53%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) C#
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) CCIE
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) CCNP
4 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (18.82%) XenApp
4 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.06%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.53%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.35%) vSphere
8 1 (1.18%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.18%) Squid
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) AirWatch
2 8 (9.41%) SCCM
3 4 (4.71%) Amdocs OSS
3 4 (4.71%) WSUS
4 3 (3.53%) OPNET
4 3 (3.53%) ThinApp
5 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.35%) Netcool
5 2 (2.35%) SCOM
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.18%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.18%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.18%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 40 (47.06%) VMware
2 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Xamarin
4 10 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.71%) Cramer
5 4 (4.71%) Dell
5 4 (4.71%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) Huawei
5 4 (4.71%) Nokia Networks
5 4 (4.71%) Nortel
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 4 (4.71%) Tellabs
6 3 (3.53%) Apple
6 3 (3.53%) Arista
6 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.53%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.53%) SAP
6 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds