The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 16 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.96% 4.65% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 16.42% 10.26% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £253 £123 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-14.76% +4.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 42.41% 45.35% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 30
Median daily rate £288 £363 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £164 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Median hourly rate £10.42 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Ipswich region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) NAS
5 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
5 7 (43.75%) High Availability
5 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
5 7 (43.75%) IIS
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Middleware
5 7 (43.75%) Clustering
5 7 (43.75%) Secure Coding
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (37.50%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) Intel Security
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (25.00%) French Language
8 4 (25.00%) Mimecast
9 3 (18.75%) Office 365
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) NAS
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Floorwalker
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
1 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
1 7 (43.75%) Secure Coding
2 6 (37.50%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds