The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / North East
Rank 71 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.93% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 0.82% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £200 £398 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.68% +39.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £156 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £640 £657
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +6.15%

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
414 366 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.94% 41.64% 47.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 245 173
Median daily rate £360 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £32.50
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 the North East

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -5 11 £198 -50.31% 4
Durham - 2 £168 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
2 46 (63.89%) VMware
3 41 (56.94%) Windows
4 40 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 40 (55.56%) XenApp
5 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
6 33 (45.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 32 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (43.06%) AppSense
8 31 (43.06%) DHCP
9 29 (40.28%) DNS
10 27 (37.50%) Windows Server
11 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
12 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (31.94%) SCCM
15 21 (29.17%) Software Delivery
16 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
17 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
18 14 (19.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 13 (18.06%) Clustering
19 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
19 13 (18.06%) XenServer
19 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
20 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
21 11 (15.28%) Thin Client
21 11 (15.28%) Fat Client
22 10 (13.89%) ITIL
22 10 (13.89%) Linux
22 10 (13.89%) Windows 10

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (9.72%) MS Exchange
1 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Yammer
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.06%) DHCP
2 29 (40.28%) DNS
3 9 (12.50%) 3G
3 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (9.72%) SMS
5 4 (5.56%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) Skype
7 2 (2.78%) LAN
7 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.78%) Network Security
7 2 (2.78%) PBX
7 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 2 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (1.39%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (15.28%) Desktop Support
3 10 (13.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.72%) Project Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 6 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Solaris Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.06%) Clustering
3 11 (15.28%) Fat Client
3 11 (15.28%) Thin Client
4 8 (11.11%) Tandem
5 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.89%) Linux
6 10 (13.89%) Windows 10
7 9 (12.50%) Unix
7 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.94%) Solaris
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.17%) AIX
11 2 (2.78%) HPUX
12 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Software Delivery
2 10 (13.89%) ITIL
3 8 (11.11%) Personalization
4 6 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 6 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.94%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.17%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.78%) Change Control
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.78%) Migration
8 2 (2.78%) Project Management
8 2 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.78%) Validation
8 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.17%) VB
3 3 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.94%) Degree
5 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.17%) MCSE
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.39%) MCITP
8 1 (1.39%) MCSA
8 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
2 40 (55.56%) XenApp
3 33 (45.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 32 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
5 13 (18.06%) XenServer
6 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (31.94%) SCCM
2 14 (19.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.39%) Netcool
5 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.39%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 46 (63.89%) VMware
2 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
3 31 (43.06%) AppSense
4 10 (13.89%) ThinPrint
5 7 (9.72%) HP
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.17%) Veritas
7 2 (2.78%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.78%) Mitel
7 2 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (1.39%) Apple
8 1 (1.39%) Intel Security