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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 86 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 63 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.67% 2.25% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 3.22% 4.61% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 33
Median daily rate £298 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £96.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -82.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £16.50 £41.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £16.50 £151.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
1303 1366 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.89% 48.89% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 700 617
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 53
Median hourly rate £13.17 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +1 20 £375 -6.25% 6
Bracknell -1 8 £380 +26.66% 2
Slough +10 6 £250 -25.92% 3
Wokingham -3 3 £200 -
Newbury +3 2 £150 -68.42%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (80.95%) Windows
2 58 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 47 (55.95%) VMware
4 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 36 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 34 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (27.38%) DNS
8 22 (26.19%) DHCP
9 19 (22.62%) XenApp
10 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (21.43%) Cisco
10 18 (21.43%) ITIL
10 18 (21.43%) Windows 7
11 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
12 16 (19.05%) MS Office
12 16 (19.05%) HP
13 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (16.67%) Linux
15 13 (15.48%) SCCM
16 12 (14.29%) XenDesktop
16 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (14.29%) Remedy
17 11 (13.10%) SLA
17 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
17 11 (13.10%) NetBackup
18 10 (11.90%) Degree
18 10 (11.90%) WSUS
18 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange

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 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.76%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Drupal
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.05%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Office 365
2 6 (7.14%) IaaS
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.19%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.38%) DNS
2 22 (26.19%) DHCP
3 6 (7.14%) Firewall
3 6 (7.14%) SAN
3 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) MPLS
4 4 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (4.76%) VPN
5 3 (3.57%) 4G
5 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (2.38%) 2G
6 2 (2.38%) 3G
6 2 (2.38%) ATM
6 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.38%) LAN
6 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (2.38%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.38%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) MS Access
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Architect
5 8 (9.52%) Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Support
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
2 2 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) CSS3
3 1 (1.19%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) HTML5
3 1 (1.19%) jQuery
3 1 (1.19%) LAMP
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Clustering
1 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.95%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.57%) Statistics
4 3 (3.57%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (80.95%) Windows
2 36 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 34 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (16.67%) Linux
8 7 (8.33%) Unix
8 7 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.57%) AIX
10 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.38%) Solaris
11 2 (2.38%) SUSE
12 1 (1.19%) Android
12 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.19%) Debian
12 1 (1.19%) Fedora
12 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.71%) Change Management
3 9 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (7.14%) Service Management
5 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.95%) Project Management
6 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (4.76%) Presales
6 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.57%) Migration
7 3 (3.57%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.57%) Security Patching
7 3 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.57%) C#
3 3 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (2.38%) PHP
4 2 (2.38%) Python
4 2 (2.38%) VB
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.90%) Degree
3 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.52%) CCNA
4 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.14%) MCSE
6 5 (5.95%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.95%) HNC
6 5 (5.95%) MCITP
6 5 (5.95%) MCTS
7 4 (4.76%) RHCSA
7 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) CCA
8 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.38%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.38%) VCP5
9 2 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.19%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.62%) XenApp
3 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 9 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.52%) BitLocker
6 8 (9.52%) vSphere
7 7 (8.33%) Terminal Server
7 7 (8.33%) XenServer
8 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (3.57%) ISA Server
11 2 (2.38%) NFS
11 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (1.19%) Varnish
12 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) SCCM
2 11 (13.10%) NetBackup
3 10 (11.90%) WSUS
4 6 (7.14%) Backup Exec
5 5 (5.95%) Nagios
6 4 (4.76%) Amdocs OSS
6 4 (4.76%) Netcool
6 4 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (4.76%) Unicenter
6 4 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.57%) SCOM
7 3 (3.57%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.38%) EdgeSight
8 2 (2.38%) Perfmon
8 2 (2.38%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.38%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.38%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (55.95%) VMware
2 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.43%) Cisco
4 16 (19.05%) HP
5 12 (14.29%) Remedy
6 9 (10.71%) Oracle
7 8 (9.52%) NetApp
8 6 (7.14%) Veritas
9 5 (5.95%) Dell
9 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.76%) Altiris
10 4 (4.76%) AppSense
10 4 (4.76%) EMC
10 4 (4.76%) Ericsson
10 4 (4.76%) IBM
10 4 (4.76%) Juniper
10 4 (4.76%) Meridio
10 4 (4.76%) Nokia Networks
10 4 (4.76%) Nortel
10 4 (4.76%) Symantec
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