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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 82 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 44 59 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.82% 2.32% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 4.76% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 35
Median daily rate £263 £410 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +33.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £497 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £16.50 £16.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £16.50 £135.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.92 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +2.54%
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
1205 1239 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.98% 48.78% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 615 558
Median daily rate £400 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 42 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +20.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £13.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 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
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 25 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 -11 20 £250 -37.50% 3
Bracknell +2 12 £380 +26.66%
Slough +5 5 £225 -52.63% 2
Wokingham -4 3 £200 -
Newbury +1 2 £150 -45.45%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 (79.07%) Windows
2 54 (62.79%) Active Directory
3 41 (47.67%) Windows Server
4 39 (45.35%) VMware
5 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
6 33 (38.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (26.74%) XenApp
8 22 (25.58%) DNS
9 21 (24.42%) DHCP
10 19 (22.09%) Cisco
10 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
10 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
11 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
12 17 (19.77%) MS Office
13 16 (18.60%) Linux
13 16 (18.60%) HP
14 15 (17.44%) NetBackup
14 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (16.28%) XenDesktop
15 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
15 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (16.28%) SLA
15 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
15 14 (16.28%) ITIL
16 13 (15.12%) Oracle
16 13 (15.12%) SQL
16 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
16 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
17 12 (13.95%) SCCM

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 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (9.30%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.77%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Office 365
2 6 (6.98%) IaaS
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 4 (4.65%) PaaS
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.16%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) DNS
2 21 (24.42%) DHCP
3 10 (11.63%) Firewall
3 10 (11.63%) SAN
4 8 (9.30%) MPLS
4 8 (9.30%) VPN
5 7 (8.14%) WAN
6 6 (6.98%) LAN
6 6 (6.98%) Network Security
6 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.65%) 4G
7 4 (4.65%) IPsec
7 4 (4.65%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (4.65%) VLAN
8 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.33%) 2G
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.33%) NAS
9 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) MS Access
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.16%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Back Office
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 7 (8.14%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Linux Support
7 5 (5.81%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.16%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) CSS3
3 1 (1.16%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) HTML5
3 1 (1.16%) jQuery
3 1 (1.16%) LAMP
3 1 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Fat Client
1 8 (9.30%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.14%) Statistics
3 5 (5.81%) Clustering
4 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 68 (79.07%) Windows
2 41 (47.67%) Windows Server
3 33 (38.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
5 18 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (18.60%) Linux
7 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (12.79%) Windows XP
9 7 (8.14%) Unix
10 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.33%) AIX
12 2 (2.33%) Solaris
13 1 (1.16%) Android
13 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.16%) Debian
13 1 (1.16%) Fedora
13 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.16%) VMS
13 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.47%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (5.81%) Project Management
4 5 (5.81%) Service Management
5 4 (4.65%) Change Management
5 4 (4.65%) Fault Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.65%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.65%) Presales
5 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) SIEM
5 4 (4.65%) Software Architecture
5 4 (4.65%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (3.49%) Fault Management
6 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.49%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (2.33%) Coaching
7 2 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.49%) C#
3 3 (3.49%) C++
4 2 (2.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) VB
4 2 (2.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.16%) C
5 1 (1.16%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (12.79%) Degree
4 10 (11.63%) CCNA
4 10 (11.63%) DV Cleared
5 7 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (6.98%) CCA
6 6 (6.98%) MCSE
7 5 (5.81%) CCNP
7 5 (5.81%) HNC
7 5 (5.81%) MCITP
7 5 (5.81%) MCTS
8 4 (4.65%) CCIE
8 4 (4.65%) RHCSA
8 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.33%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.33%) VCP5
10 2 (2.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.74%) XenApp
3 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.28%) XenDesktop
4 9 (10.47%) VMware ESX
5 8 (9.30%) XenServer
6 7 (8.14%) BitLocker
6 7 (8.14%) vSphere
7 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.98%) Terminal Server
8 3 (3.49%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (3.49%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.33%) NFS
9 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.16%) Postfix
10 1 (1.16%) qmail
10 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) NetBackup
2 12 (13.95%) SCCM
3 9 (10.47%) WSUS
4 8 (9.30%) Netcool
4 8 (9.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (9.30%) Unicenter
4 8 (9.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (6.98%) Amdocs OSS
5 6 (6.98%) Backup Exec
6 5 (5.81%) Nagios
7 4 (4.65%) SCOM
8 2 (2.33%) EdgeSight
8 2 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.33%) Perfmon
8 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.33%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) VMware
2 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.09%) Cisco
4 16 (18.60%) HP
5 13 (15.12%) Oracle
6 11 (12.79%) Remedy
7 10 (11.63%) Huawei
7 10 (11.63%) Veritas
8 8 (9.30%) EMC
8 8 (9.30%) Meridio
8 8 (9.30%) NetApp
9 6 (6.98%) Cramer
9 6 (6.98%) Ericsson
9 6 (6.98%) Nokia Networks
9 6 (6.98%) Nortel
10 5 (5.81%) Dell
10 5 (5.81%) Tellabs
11 4 (4.65%) AppSense
11 4 (4.65%) IBM
11 4 (4.65%) Symantec
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