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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 31 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.98% 3.23% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 6.42% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 2
Median daily rate £325 £385 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +110.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £343 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £323 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +7.20%
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 £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
85 218 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.73% 50.23% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 162 82
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) Altiris
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec