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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 25 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 47 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.72% 5.75% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.99% 11.93% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 5
Median daily rate £369 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £339 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.55 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -5.42%
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
381 394 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.58% 48.17% 47.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 185 200
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.53 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.66% +7.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 August 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 August 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 +4 6 £475 -
Watford -11 4 £265 -37.64% 1
Stevenage +4 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (63.89%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) XenApp
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
7 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) XenServer
7 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (16.67%) Office 365
8 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 5 (13.89%) SCCM
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (13.89%) SLA
9 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.89%) LAN
9 5 (13.89%) Firewall
9 5 (13.89%) Retail
9 5 (13.89%) QA

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
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.78%) FCoE
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) IPv6
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) GIS
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 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 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 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%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) CCTV
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) FMCG
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) AIX
7 1 (2.78%) HPUX
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.78%) Solaris
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 4 (11.11%) SDLC
2 4 (11.11%) V-Model
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
3 2 (5.56%) Project Management
3 2 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.78%) Release Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) XenApp
3 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 7 (19.44%) XenServer
5 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.78%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.78%) NFS
8 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.78%) vSphere
8 1 (2.78%) Xen
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%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
1 17 (47.22%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 2 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) ESRI
6 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec