The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 43 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.23% 1.77% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 6.54% 4.10% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 7
Median daily rate £406 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £319 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +0.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +8.89%

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 317 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.31% 43.19% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 163 201
Median daily rate £400 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £276 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
Median hourly rate £10.40 £16.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.78% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £10.14 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Vista
5 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 7 (25.93%) VMware
6 7 (25.93%) F5
7 6 (22.22%) XenApp
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) IPsec
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
8 5 (18.52%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) DNA
8 5 (18.52%) SMTP
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (18.52%) CISSP
8 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
8 5 (18.52%) Internet
8 5 (18.52%) CESG
8 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
8 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
8 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
8 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) IPsec
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) SMTP
3 4 (14.81%) TACACS
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 3 (11.11%) FTP
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security
4 3 (11.11%) SSH
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) HTTP
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Security Advisor
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Communications Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) CESG
1 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) CMDB
3 2 (7.41%) Handset
3 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Vista
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
2 5 (18.52%) DNA
2 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Biometrics
3 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
3 4 (14.81%) ISMS
3 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (11.11%) Fuzz Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) OWASP
4 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (18.52%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCSA
3 4 (14.81%) CCSE
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) CEH
5 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.70%) CCA
6 1 (3.70%) CCAA
6 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) RMADS
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) Sendmail
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) AppDNA
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) F5
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
3 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) Nokia
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Compaq
5 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 2 (7.41%) Wyse
6 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.70%) Clearswift
6 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.70%) Nimsoft