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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.50% 6.98% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 4.93% 12.24% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 6
Median daily rate £513 £400 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +110.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £312 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £476 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +2.06%
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
345 425 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.74% 57.05% 51.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 210 153
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £287 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 29
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -35.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.65 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Stevenage +2 7 £260 -16.12%
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £475 +533.33% 1
Watford 0 1 £550 +37.50%
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 - - 2
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 20 (48.78%) Windows
4 19 (46.34%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
6 13 (31.71%) ITIL
7 11 (26.83%) Advertising
7 11 (26.83%) Firewall
7 11 (26.83%) Office 365
8 9 (21.95%) MS Office
8 9 (21.95%) LAN
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
9 8 (19.51%) WAN
9 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) Project Management
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (17.07%) SCCM
10 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) VLAN
11 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
11 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (14.63%) XenApp
11 6 (14.63%) XenServer
11 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop

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 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Office 365
2 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 3 (7.32%) PaaS
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) WAN
4 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
5 6 (14.63%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) DNS
6 5 (12.20%) IP Telephony
6 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.32%) FTP
7 3 (7.32%) SAN
8 2 (4.88%) LDAP
8 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.88%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) DHCP
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) GIS
2 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) JMeter
1 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (26.83%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix Support
4 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Integration Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) REST
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.20%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) FMCG
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 3 (7.32%) ETL
3 3 (7.32%) SOA
3 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.88%) Application Discovery
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.44%) SDLC
5 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.44%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CCA
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) MBA
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) XenApp
2 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
2 6 (14.63%) XenServer
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.88%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) Xen
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) Bacula
2 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
3 4 (9.76%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.44%) OpenView
5 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
4 5 (12.20%) Nortel
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Siemens
5 4 (9.76%) EMC
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 3 (7.32%) ESRI
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.88%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) Lotus
8 1 (2.44%) Sybase