The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / East Midlands
Rank 51 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 46 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.18% 1.58% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 6.74% 3.75% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 16
Median daily rate £325 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £113 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £359
% change year-on-year
- -9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £25.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.00 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.89%

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
682 667 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.13% 42.14% 41.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 353 312
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £191 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 43
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +13 30 £350 +207.01% 1
Northamptonshire 0 8 £269 -32.81% 4
Leicestershire +6 5 £130 +14.03%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £400 +0.62%
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 30 (44.78%) XenDesktop
3 29 (43.28%) XenApp
4 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
5 24 (35.82%) VMware
6 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
7 21 (31.34%) SC Cleared
8 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (26.87%) AppSense
9 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.90%) Windows Server
11 13 (19.40%) Application Packaging
12 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
12 11 (16.42%) HP
12 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.93%) SAN
13 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (13.43%) Office 365
14 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
14 9 (13.43%) Cisco
14 9 (13.43%) ITIL
15 8 (11.94%) Firewall
15 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
15 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.45%) SCCM
16 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
16 7 (10.45%) LAN
16 7 (10.45%) WAN
16 7 (10.45%) SQL Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.99%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) SAN
2 8 (11.94%) Firewall
3 7 (10.45%) LAN
3 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 5 (7.46%) DNS
4 5 (7.46%) VPN
5 4 (5.97%) Wireless
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.99%) MPLS
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
7 2 (2.99%) NGN
7 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.99%) SNMP
7 2 (2.99%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (2.99%) TACACS
7 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.99%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.49%) DHCP
8 1 (1.49%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Local Government
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Consultant
2 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Technical Leader
3 8 (11.94%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Support
6 4 (5.97%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Windows Server
3 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
3 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.97%) Linux
8 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.48%) Unix
10 2 (2.99%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.99%) Solaris
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Application Packaging
2 9 (13.43%) ITIL
3 4 (5.97%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (4.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.48%) Project Management
4 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.99%) Change Control
5 2 (2.99%) CRM
5 2 (2.99%) Data Security
5 2 (2.99%) ERP
5 2 (2.99%) Fault Management
5 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.99%) Migration
5 2 (2.99%) Service Design
6 1 (1.49%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.97%) VBScript
2 3 (4.48%) C
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (31.34%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.48%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) CCSA
6 2 (2.99%) CCSE
6 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) XenDesktop
2 29 (43.28%) XenApp
3 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
5 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.96%) vSphere
7 4 (5.97%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.99%) vCloud
8 2 (2.99%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.99%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.99%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 18 (26.87%) AppSense
4 11 (16.42%) HP
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.46%) NetApp
7 3 (4.48%) EqualLogic
7 3 (4.48%) Lotus
7 3 (4.48%) Sophos
7 3 (4.48%) Veeam
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
8 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.99%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.99%) F5
8 2 (2.99%) Intel
8 2 (2.99%) Meraki
8 2 (2.99%) Nokia
8 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat