The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / East of England
Rank 69 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 55 81 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.58% 3.52% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 7.45% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 43
Median daily rate £363 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +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 East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
997 1087 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.76% 47.22% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 596 724
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £554 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 116 118
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Essex -7 18 £288 +15.00% 2
Hertfordshire -6 13 £400 +6.66% 5
Bedfordshire +7 10 £375 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £325 - 5
Suffolk -7 5 £463 +277.55%
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 107 (73.79%) Windows
2 106 (73.10%) Active Directory
3 76 (52.41%) Microsoft
4 64 (44.14%) VMware
5 42 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (28.28%) Windows 7
7 40 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 38 (26.21%) XenApp
8 38 (26.21%) Windows Server
9 35 (24.14%) MS Office
10 28 (19.31%) Firewall
11 26 (17.93%) ITIL
12 24 (16.55%) MS Exchange
12 24 (16.55%) WAN
12 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (15.86%) Windows 8
13 23 (15.86%) Incident Management
14 22 (15.17%) Data Centre
15 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
16 19 (13.10%) SCCM
16 19 (13.10%) LAN
16 19 (13.10%) Cisco
17 17 (11.72%) NetScaler
17 17 (11.72%) Finance
18 15 (10.34%) Migration
19 14 (9.66%) NetApp
19 14 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (8.97%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 24 (16.55%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.97%) IIS
4 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 35 (24.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.28%) Office 365
3 9 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.45%) Akamai
4 5 (3.45%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.69%) G Suite
6 1 (0.69%) IaaS
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.31%) Firewall
2 24 (16.55%) WAN
3 19 (13.10%) LAN
4 17 (11.72%) NetScaler
5 13 (8.97%) MPLS
6 12 (8.28%) SAN
7 10 (6.90%) Wireless
8 9 (6.21%) VPN
9 8 (5.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (5.52%) DNS
10 7 (4.83%) DHCP
10 7 (4.83%) Network Security
10 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
11 6 (4.14%) Internet
12 5 (3.45%) IP Telephony
12 5 (3.45%) NAS
12 5 (3.45%) VLAN
12 5 (3.45%) WLAN
13 3 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.07%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.38%) GIS
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Legal
3 4 (2.76%) Law
3 4 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.07%) French Language
5 2 (1.38%) Advertising
5 2 (1.38%) Front Office
5 2 (1.38%) German Language
5 2 (1.38%) Local Government
5 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Analyst
2 31 (21.38%) Support Analyst
3 24 (16.55%) Help Desk Analyst
4 21 (14.48%) Help Desk Support
4 21 (14.48%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 20 (13.79%) Active Directory Support
5 20 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (13.10%) Active Directory Analyst
6 19 (13.10%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 19 (13.10%) Windows Support Analyst
7 18 (12.41%) Citrix Analyst
7 18 (12.41%) Citrix Support
8 17 (11.72%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 16 (11.03%) Project Manager
10 13 (8.97%) Architect
11 11 (7.59%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (7.59%) Technical Architect
12 9 (6.21%) Consultant
12 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 8 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) Middleware
1 7 (4.83%) Web Services
2 4 (2.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.59%) Fat Client
2 11 (7.59%) Thin Client
3 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.45%) Clustering
5 3 (2.07%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.07%) PKI
5 3 (2.07%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.38%) CCTV
6 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.38%) PMI
6 2 (1.38%) RIA
7 1 (0.69%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.69%) Handset
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (73.79%) Windows
2 41 (28.28%) Windows 7
3 38 (26.21%) Windows Server
4 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (15.86%) Windows 8
6 10 (6.90%) Linux
7 9 (6.21%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.14%) Solaris
9 5 (3.45%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.76%) Unix
11 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.93%) ITIL
2 23 (15.86%) Incident Management
3 15 (10.34%) Migration
4 13 (8.97%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.90%) High Availability
5 10 (6.90%) Project Management
6 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.83%) Server Building
7 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.14%) Converged Infrastructure
8 6 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.14%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.45%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.45%) Release Management
9 5 (3.45%) Secure Coding
9 5 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (2.76%) Identity Management
10 4 (2.76%) Network Optimisation
10 4 (2.76%) Service Management
11 3 (2.07%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.97%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.83%) SQL
3 2 (1.38%) VBA
4 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.90%) MCSE
3 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.83%) MCITP
5 7 (4.83%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.45%) Degree
6 5 (3.45%) PMP
7 4 (2.76%) CCNP
7 4 (2.76%) MOS
7 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.07%) CCDE
8 3 (2.07%) CCIE
8 3 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.07%) DBS Check
8 3 (2.07%) MCP
8 3 (2.07%) MCSA
8 3 (2.07%) VCAP
9 2 (1.38%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 106 (73.10%) Active Directory
2 42 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (26.21%) XenApp
4 13 (8.97%) vSphere
5 11 (7.59%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (4.83%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.83%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.76%) Terminal Server
8 4 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.76%) XenServer
9 2 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) SCCM
2 5 (3.45%) DameWare
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (2.76%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.07%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.07%) Simpana
5 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.38%) WSUS
5 2 (1.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (52.41%) Microsoft
2 64 (44.14%) VMware
3 19 (13.10%) Cisco
4 14 (9.66%) NetApp
5 13 (8.97%) HP
6 10 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.52%) Dell
7 8 (5.52%) Intel Security
8 6 (4.14%) 3PAR
8 6 (4.14%) Oracle
9 5 (3.45%) Novell
10 4 (2.76%) Avaya
10 4 (2.76%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.07%) Adobe
11 3 (2.07%) Apple
11 3 (2.07%) AppSense
11 3 (2.07%) CommVault
11 3 (2.07%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.07%) Meru Networks
12 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Envigo
Rate: Extremely Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago