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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 31 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.33% 1.40% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 10.69% 3.43% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £481 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £283 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
131 175 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.56% 40.79% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 145 97
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% +39.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £21.28 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £23.48 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Migration
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 8 (40.00%) NetApp
6 8 (40.00%) HP
7 7 (35.00%) SAP
7 7 (35.00%) Information Security
7 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) Service Management
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (25.00%) MS Office
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) XenApp
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco
10 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 3 (15.00%) ITIL
11 3 (15.00%) Project Management
11 3 (15.00%) Degree
11 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
12 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Migration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
3 7 (35.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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