The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 46 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.31% 2.83% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 6.00% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 8
Median daily rate £456 £334 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.70% +36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Citrix
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
441 350 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.11% 47.11% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 220 184
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 20
Median hourly rate £11.80 £19.50 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.48% +69.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 24 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) SCCM
3 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (31.25%) Migration
5 14 (29.17%) VMware
6 13 (27.08%) XenDesktop
7 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
8 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
8 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
8 11 (22.92%) XenApp
8 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (18.75%) XenServer
10 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
11 8 (16.67%) SQL
11 8 (16.67%) Sophos
11 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
12 7 (14.58%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.58%) IBM
12 7 (14.58%) Firewall
12 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (12.50%) Project Management
13 6 (12.50%) MS Office
13 6 (12.50%) Rackspace
14 5 (10.42%) Windows 8

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 4 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) SSL
3 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) VPN
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) NAS
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (6.25%) Publishing
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Architect
1 7 (14.58%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (14.58%) Migration Architect
2 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) CSS3
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) HTML5
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) EMC VNX
2 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.08%) PDA
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.33%) Linux
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Migration
2 6 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL
4 3 (6.25%) Line Management
4 3 (6.25%) Presales
4 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.08%) Network Design
5 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) C++
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
2 1 (2.08%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.33%) LPIC
5 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) XenDesktop
3 11 (22.92%) XenApp
4 9 (18.75%) XenServer
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (8.33%) Firmware
7 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (2.08%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 8 (16.67%) Sophos
4 7 (14.58%) IBM
5 6 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 4 (8.33%) Cisco
6 4 (8.33%) Dell
6 4 (8.33%) Lotus
6 4 (8.33%) NetApp
6 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.25%) EMC
8 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds