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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 26 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.48% 3.35% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 10.62% 6.25% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 2
Median daily rate £481 £368 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% +101.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £278 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £443 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
113 240 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.16% 53.57% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 187 87
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £250 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £18.80 £78.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Migration
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) SAN
5 8 (57.14%) NetApp
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (50.00%) HP
6 7 (50.00%) SAP
6 7 (50.00%) Information Security
7 6 (42.86%) Service Management
8 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) XenApp
10 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
10 3 (21.43%) Project Management
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco
10 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 3 (21.43%) Degree
11 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
11 2 (14.29%) DHCP
11 2 (14.29%) ITIL
11 2 (14.29%) DNS
11 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint

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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Migration Architect
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Design Authority
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) NetApp
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Altiris
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
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