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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.83% 2.87% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 6.86% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £315 £320 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
192 102 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.83% 41.80% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 48 58
Median daily rate £330 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £197 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £533 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 - 4 £321 -
Chatham - 1 £225 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 10 (52.63%) HP
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) IIS
6 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
6 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 7 (36.84%) .NET
8 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
9 6 (31.58%) Siebel
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (31.58%) XenApp
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
10 5 (26.32%) SCCM
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (26.32%) Clustering
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle
10 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
11 4 (21.05%) LDAP

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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (21.05%) QlikView
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Server Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Wiki
3 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Line Management
1 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCA
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
3 6 (31.58%) XenApp
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
5 4 (21.05%) XenServer
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOrch
2 4 (21.05%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) HP
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Siebel
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) Informatica
5 4 (21.05%) IronPort
6 1 (5.26%) Ektron
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) iManage
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec