The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 48 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 2.36% 4.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 4.55% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 26
Median daily rate £225 £298 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £169 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £315 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.28 £17.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.31% -21.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 528 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.46% 51.97% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 312 191
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 33
Median hourly rate £9.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.91% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
4 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) VMware
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (28.57%) Firewall
7 9 (25.71%) SLA
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
7 9 (25.71%) Network Security
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.86%) XenApp
8 8 (22.86%) VPN
8 8 (22.86%) CCNP
8 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
9 7 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (20.00%) SCCM
10 6 (17.14%) IPsec
10 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) HP
10 6 (17.14%) SIEM
11 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 5 (14.29%) DHCP
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 5 (14.29%) MS Office

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) PaaS
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) Network Security
3 8 (22.86%) VPN
4 6 (17.14%) IPsec
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) DHCP
5 5 (14.29%) WAN
6 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) MPLS
6 4 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (11.43%) VLAN
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.71%) 3G
8 2 (5.71%) 4G
8 2 (5.71%) Internet
8 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.71%) Skype
8 2 (5.71%) SSL
9 1 (2.86%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.71%) Android
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) SIEM
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (11.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.57%) Validation
4 2 (5.71%) Budget Control
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (5.71%) Data Privacy
4 2 (5.71%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (5.71%) Email Management
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) VB
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) CCIE
6 3 (8.57%) CCA
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.71%) CISM
7 2 (5.71%) CISSP
7 2 (5.71%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (5.71%) CRISC
7 2 (5.71%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.71%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) XenApp
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) XenServer
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (8.57%) WSUS
4 2 (5.71%) Nessus
4 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) Perfmon
4 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
5 4 (11.43%) Huawei
6 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) Altiris
7 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Lumension
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Qualys
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) Remedy
7 2 (5.71%) Samsung
7 2 (5.71%) SAP
7 2 (5.71%) Veritas
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) Wyse