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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 43 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 3.60% 3.16%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 6.40% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £318 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%

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
253 328 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.95% 56.26% 57.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 162 203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £7.32 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £36.00 £34.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 - 6 £400 - 2
Watford +1 2 £368 -10.90% 3
Stevenage -5 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (74.19%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) Thin Client
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (29.03%) Fat Client
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
8 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 6 (19.35%) XenApp
9 6 (19.35%) Network Security
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.13%) Release Management
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) PMP
10 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
10 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
11 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
11 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.90%) LAN
11 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
11 4 (12.90%) SCCM

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 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) Network Security
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) Intranet
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Consultant
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Administrator
3 2 (6.45%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) IT Support
3 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Server Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Fat Client
1 9 (29.03%) Thin Client
2 3 (9.68%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) CCTV
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Handset
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
2 5 (16.13%) Release Management
3 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.23%) Clinical Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.23%) Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Ticket Management
4 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
2 5 (16.13%) PMP
2 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) NCIE
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) Aruba
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) Nortel
5 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.23%) Samsung
5 1 (3.23%) Siemens