The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 16 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.76% 1.09% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 2.94% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.33% 37.16% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 44 67
Median daily rate £475 £550 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +340.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.70 £12.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) XenApp
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) NetScaler
6 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
6 9 (52.94%) MPLS
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
6 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (47.06%) HP
8 7 (41.18%) NetApp
8 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (35.29%) 3PAR
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (35.29%) vSphere
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (35.29%) Converged Infrastructure
9 6 (35.29%) Solaris
9 6 (35.29%) MCSE
9 6 (35.29%) IIS
9 6 (35.29%) Oracle
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (35.29%) Migration
9 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (35.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Akamai
3 5 (29.41%) CloudFront
4 3 (17.65%) Office 365
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
5 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) NetScaler
2 9 (52.94%) MPLS
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) HSRP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) FTP
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
1 9 (52.94%) Technical Architect
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) RIA
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCITP
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCDE
2 3 (17.65%) CCIE
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) VCAP
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) XenApp
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (35.29%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
2 3 (17.65%) Simpana
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 6 (35.29%) 3PAR
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) CommVault
6 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
6 3 (17.65%) Meru Networks
7 1 (5.88%) Google
7 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec