The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 26 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.53% 6.36% 5.82%
As % of the Vendors category 9.40% 15.38% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
Median daily rate £325 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 117 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 48.15% 41.34% 51.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 93
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £201 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +3 2 £325 -10.34%
Aylesford - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £400 -
Stansted - 1 £325 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) XenApp
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Siebel
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) SAN
9 4 (20.00%) Informatica
9 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) IIS
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) SharePoint

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (20.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Server Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Server Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Server Support
4 3 (15.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Packager
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
1 4 (20.00%) Wiki
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCA
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) XenApp
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (10.00%) BitLocker
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Siebel
4 4 (20.00%) Informatica
4 4 (20.00%) IronPort
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) AppSense
6 2 (10.00%) CA
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Wyse
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Lotus
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel