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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 42 27 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.81% 6.03% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 5.11% 12.10% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 3
Median daily rate £300 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £33.50 £8.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.85% -40.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
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
411 372 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.95% 49.87% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 180 251
Median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £221 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 29
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.53 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.15% +32.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £36.60 £25.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -10 10 £265 -37.64% 4
Stevenage +3 2 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 - -
St Albans +1 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (47.22%) VMware
4 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
6 12 (33.33%) ITIL
7 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (25.00%) Firewall
8 9 (25.00%) XenApp
8 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) Fat Client
10 7 (19.44%) Thin Client
11 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 6 (16.67%) Network Security
11 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) XenDesktop
12 5 (13.89%) XenServer
12 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
12 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
12 5 (13.89%) SCCM
12 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (13.89%) Release Management
12 5 (13.89%) Retail
12 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
12 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
12 5 (13.89%) Oracle
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.89%) SLA
12 5 (13.89%) DNS

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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security
3 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) BGP
7 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.78%) FTP
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) Intranet
7 1 (2.78%) IPv6
7 1 (2.78%) OSPF
7 1 (2.78%) SAN
7 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
1 4 (11.11%) JMeter
1 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 4 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Local Government
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Analyst
1 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
1 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Server Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) REST
1 1 (2.78%) SOAP
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Fat Client
1 7 (19.44%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (13.89%) Release Management
3 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 4 (11.11%) SDLC
3 4 (11.11%) V-Model
4 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Clinical Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.78%) Presales
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.89%) PMP
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) XenApp
3 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) XenServer
5 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.78%) Bacula
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.56%) Aruba
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.78%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki
7 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.78%) Nortel
7 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL