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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 45 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.34% 4.19% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.69% 7.85% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 7
Median daily rate £475 £410 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +115.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £307 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
320 433 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.92% 53.33% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 209 146
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £283 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 28
Median hourly rate £17.25 £13.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.78 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 June 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 June 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
Hemel Hempstead +1 8 £475 +533.33% 2
Stevenage +6 3 £260 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) VMware
4 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
5 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
6 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) Office 365
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) LAN
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco
9 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.42%) WAN
9 7 (18.42%) Firewall
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) XenServer
10 6 (15.79%) NetScaler
10 6 (15.79%) Advertising
10 6 (15.79%) QA
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) Project Management
11 5 (13.16%) HP
11 5 (13.16%) MS Office
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (13.16%) Retail

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 4 (10.53%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) NetScaler
4 4 (10.53%) VLAN
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) BGP
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.63%) FTP
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) IPv6
7 1 (2.63%) LDAP
7 1 (2.63%) OSPF
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
1 4 (10.53%) JMeter
1 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 4 (10.53%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (15.79%) Advertising
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (15.79%) Analyst
1 6 (15.79%) Architect
1 6 (15.79%) Citrix Support
1 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
3 4 (10.53%) SDLC
3 4 (10.53%) V-Model
4 2 (5.26%) Application Discovery
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Governance
4 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCA
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MBA
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 5 (13.16%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) XenServer
3 5 (13.16%) XenApp
3 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.26%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.26%) Xen
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
6 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) Bacula
2 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.63%) OpenView
4 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) EMC
7 3 (7.89%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 3 (7.89%) Nortel
7 3 (7.89%) Siemens
8 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) Dell
9 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.63%) Lotus
9 1 (2.63%) Sybase
9 1 (2.63%) Wyse