The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 37 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 2.38% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 6.67% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £170 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Citrix
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 120 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.59% 35.71% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 88 101
Median daily rate £350 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) HP
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) NetApp
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (33.33%) CCNA
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
8 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
8 5 (27.78%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (22.22%) Logistics
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) AIX

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (16.67%) Network Support
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCNA
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) HP
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
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