The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 43 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.55% 2.31% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 4.13% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
Median daily rate £400 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £515 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £33.50 £10.75 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.62% -29.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Citrix
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
325 363 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.83% 55.85% 54.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 172 241
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £7.23 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +4 6 £368 -13.52% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £400 - 1
Stevenage +2 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £260 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) VMware
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (27.03%) ITIL
6 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
6 9 (24.32%) Firewall
6 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
7 8 (21.62%) XenApp
8 7 (18.92%) Intel Security
8 7 (18.92%) Network Security
8 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
9 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
10 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
10 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
10 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
10 5 (13.51%) DNS
10 5 (13.51%) PMP
10 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
10 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (13.51%) Release Management
11 4 (10.81%) SCCM
11 4 (10.81%) PKI

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) Network Security
3 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 3 (8.11%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) Wireless
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.70%) BGP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.70%) FCoE
7 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.70%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) Intranet
7 1 (2.70%) OSPF
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
1 2 (5.41%) JMeter
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.41%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
1 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.81%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) CCTV
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
2 5 (13.51%) Release Management
3 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
3 2 (5.41%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (5.41%) SDLC
3 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.41%) V-Model
4 1 (2.70%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.70%) Presales
4 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.51%) PMP
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
4 2 (5.41%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) XenApp
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.81%) XenServer
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.41%) vSphere
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
1 16 (43.24%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) Intel Security
3 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Aruba
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.70%) Brocade
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Nokia
5 1 (2.70%) Nortel
5 1 (2.70%) Siemens
5 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL