The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Rank 38 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.59% 5.59% 9.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 12.55% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 10
Median daily rate £288 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £180 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £395 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 19
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 Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
246 231 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 62.76% 44.51% 52.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 110 97
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 33
Median hourly rate £31.45 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.52% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £46.05 £36.90
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 Essex

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 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
Colchester -1 9 £288 -28.12%
Basildon - 5 £163 -
Chelmsford +2 2 £324 +40.76%
Southend-on-Sea +9 1 £300 +13.20%
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 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 Essex region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 40 (81.63%) Active Directory
3 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
4 30 (61.22%) MS Office
5 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
6 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
7 21 (42.86%) Incident Management
8 20 (40.82%) Windows 8
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) VMware
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.24%) Office 365
12 6 (12.24%) Firewall
13 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
13 5 (10.20%) Novell
13 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (10.20%) XenApp
13 5 (10.20%) Migration
13 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.16%) MOS
14 4 (8.16%) ITIL
14 4 (8.16%) Law
15 3 (6.12%) Legal
15 3 (6.12%) Service Management
15 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
15 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
15 3 (6.12%) SQL

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (61.22%) MS Office
2 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) WLAN
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) DSL
3 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.08%) Frame Relay
3 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) MPLS
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) GIS
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Law
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) German Language
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Analyst
2 25 (51.02%) Support Analyst
3 22 (44.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 19 (38.78%) Help Desk Support
4 19 (38.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 17 (34.69%) Active Directory Analyst
5 17 (34.69%) Active Directory Support
5 17 (34.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 17 (34.69%) Windows Support Analyst
6 16 (32.65%) Citrix Analyst
7 15 (30.61%) Citrix Support
7 15 (30.61%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (6.12%) Applications Packager
10 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
10 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.04%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
3 20 (40.82%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 5 (10.20%) Migration
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL
4 3 (6.12%) Document Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.12%) Service Management
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
5 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.04%) DevOps
6 1 (2.04%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VBA
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) MOS
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (81.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) XenApp
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.12%) Terminal Server
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Novell
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe
5 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Sophos
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam