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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 47 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.82% 2.56% 3.53%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 5.07% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 19
Median daily rate £325 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £340 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £88.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.02% +269.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
431 473 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 57.77% 50.43% 47.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 245 258
Median daily rate £375 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 14
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (36.67%) Firewall
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) VPN
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
9 6 (20.00%) SCCM
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.00%) XenApp
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 6 (20.00%) Cisco
10 5 (16.67%) HP
10 5 (16.67%) AIX
10 5 (16.67%) LAN
10 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) SCOM
11 4 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (13.33%) WSUS
11 4 (13.33%) Validation
11 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (13.33%) MS Office
11 4 (13.33%) EMC
11 4 (13.33%) SLA

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) VPN
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 4 (13.33%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) 3G
6 2 (6.67%) 4G
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 2 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (3.33%) IPv6
7 1 (3.33%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.00%) Unix
8 2 (6.67%) Android
8 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Budget Control
5 2 (6.67%) Data Privacy
5 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.67%) Email Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) CISM
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.67%) CRISC
3 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
3 4 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (13.33%) WSUS
4 3 (10.00%) OPNET
5 2 (6.67%) Nessus
5 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) Altiris
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Qualys
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Samsung
7 2 (6.67%) Veritas