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 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 61 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing Citrix 57 60 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.42% 2.45% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 4.75% 4.78% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 48
Median daily rate £235 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £486 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £43.28 £17.50 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.31% +0.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Citrix
South East

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
1200 1254 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.00% 51.14% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 592 539
Median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 56 32
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.25 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £30.00
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 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 29 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Reading -3 23 £235 -50.52% 3
Slough +8 13 £225 -52.63%
Bracknell -8 9 £298 -0.66% 2
Maidenhead -7 2 - - 1
Newbury -6 1 £150 -45.45% 1
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 38 (38.00%) Windows Server
5 37 (37.00%) VMware
6 28 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
8 23 (23.00%) MS Office
9 21 (21.00%) DNS
9 21 (21.00%) Cisco
10 20 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 20 (20.00%) XenApp
10 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 19 (19.00%) DHCP
12 18 (18.00%) SLA
12 18 (18.00%) Linux
13 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
13 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
13 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.00%) Huawei
15 15 (15.00%) Degree
15 15 (15.00%) SQL
16 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
16 14 (14.00%) Problem Management
16 14 (14.00%) SCCM
17 13 (13.00%) PowerShell
17 13 (13.00%) Firewall
17 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
17 13 (13.00%) HP

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 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.00%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Drupal
5 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (23.00%) MS Office
3 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) SaaS
3 5 (5.00%) IaaS
4 4 (4.00%) PaaS
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.00%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.00%) DNS
2 19 (19.00%) DHCP
3 13 (13.00%) Firewall
4 12 (12.00%) SAN
5 10 (10.00%) 4G
5 10 (10.00%) VPN
5 10 (10.00%) WAN
6 9 (9.00%) LAN
6 9 (9.00%) MPLS
7 8 (8.00%) Network Security
7 8 (8.00%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (7.00%) 3G
8 7 (7.00%) Wireless
9 6 (6.00%) 2G
9 6 (6.00%) LTE
10 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.00%) VLAN
11 4 (4.00%) IPsec
11 4 (4.00%) NetScaler
11 4 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) MS Access
3 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.00%) MySQL
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.00%) Back Office
3 3 (3.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Architect
5 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.00%) Consultant
6 7 (7.00%) Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) CSS3
3 1 (1.00%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) HTML5
3 1 (1.00%) jQuery
3 1 (1.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 7 (7.00%) Statistics
4 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.00%) Clustering
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
7 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 38 (38.00%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 18 (18.00%) Linux
6 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
8 12 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.00%) Unix
9 4 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.00%) AIX
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.00%) Solaris
11 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.00%) CentOS
12 1 (1.00%) Debian
12 1 (1.00%) Fedora
12 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Problem Management
2 12 (12.00%) ITIL
3 9 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (5.00%) Project Management
5 5 (5.00%) Service Management
6 4 (4.00%) Fault Management
6 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.00%) Migration
6 4 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (4.00%) Presales
6 4 (4.00%) SIEM
6 4 (4.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.00%) Python
4 3 (3.00%) C#
4 3 (3.00%) C++
4 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 2 (2.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.00%) VB
5 2 (2.00%) VBScript
6 1 (1.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) Java
6 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.00%) Degree
3 12 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (8.00%) CCNA
7 7 (7.00%) CCNP
7 7 (7.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (6.00%) CCA
9 5 (5.00%) CCIE
9 5 (5.00%) HNC
9 5 (5.00%) MCITP
9 5 (5.00%) MCTS
10 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.00%) MCSE
11 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.00%) CCAA
13 1 (1.00%) CCENT
13 1 (1.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.00%) XenApp
3 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.00%) XenDesktop
5 9 (9.00%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 8 (8.00%) XenServer
7 7 (7.00%) BitLocker
7 7 (7.00%) vSphere
8 6 (6.00%) Terminal Server
9 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.00%) NFS
10 2 (2.00%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) SCCM
2 12 (12.00%) Amdocs OSS
3 11 (11.00%) NetBackup
4 10 (10.00%) WSUS
5 8 (8.00%) Netcool
5 8 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (8.00%) Unicenter
5 8 (8.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (6.00%) SCOM
7 5 (5.00%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.00%) EdgeSight
8 2 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.00%) Perfmon
8 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.00%) Ansible
9 1 (1.00%) cPanel
9 1 (1.00%) Grafana
9 1 (1.00%) Graphite
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) VMware
3 21 (21.00%) Cisco
4 15 (15.00%) Huawei
5 13 (13.00%) HP
6 12 (12.00%) Cramer
6 12 (12.00%) Nokia Networks
6 12 (12.00%) Oracle
7 11 (11.00%) Ericsson
7 11 (11.00%) Nortel
7 11 (11.00%) Remedy
8 10 (10.00%) EMC
8 10 (10.00%) Tellabs
8 10 (10.00%) Veritas
9 8 (8.00%) Meridio
10 7 (7.00%) NetApp
11 5 (5.00%) BT
11 5 (5.00%) NetCracker
11 5 (5.00%) Nokia
11 5 (5.00%) Siemens