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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.51% 4.43% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 5.44% 11.18% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 2
Median daily rate £170 £219 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.82% +6.25%

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
147 170 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.08% 39.63% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 129
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £10.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -67.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) MS Office
5 8 (38.10%) Migration
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 6 (28.57%) NetApp
7 6 (28.57%) SAP
7 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
8 5 (23.81%) Service Management
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Firewall
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (14.29%) CCNA
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Migration Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Governance
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) NetApp
3 6 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle