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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 49 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.96% 1.95% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 3.65% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 24
Median daily rate £200 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £183 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.55 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -5.42%
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
360 521 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.12% 53.44% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 291 194
Median daily rate £413 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 (69.70%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 13 (39.39%) VMware
5 12 (36.36%) Linux
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
7 9 (27.27%) Network Security
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (24.24%) CCNP
9 7 (21.21%) CCNA
9 7 (21.21%) SLA
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.21%) SCCM
9 7 (21.21%) XenApp
9 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.18%) SIEM
10 6 (18.18%) VPN
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) IPsec
10 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 5 (15.15%) WAN
11 5 (15.15%) DHCP
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL
11 5 (15.15%) SCOM
12 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
12 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared

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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.03%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) Network Security
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) IPsec
3 6 (18.18%) VPN
4 5 (15.15%) DHCP
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) LAN
5 4 (12.12%) MPLS
5 4 (12.12%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) 3G
6 2 (6.06%) 4G
6 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) IPv6
7 1 (3.03%) SS7
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) IT Support
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) ELK Stack
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Unix
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
8 1 (3.03%) CentOS
8 1 (3.03%) Debian
8 1 (3.03%) Fedora
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.03%) Solaris
8 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) SIEM
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (12.12%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.06%) Budget Control
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (6.06%) Data Privacy
4 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.12%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) C++
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) CCNP
3 7 (21.21%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) CCIE
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) CCA
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.06%) CISM
6 2 (6.06%) CISSP
6 2 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.06%) CRISC
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCAA
7 1 (3.03%) CCENT
7 1 (3.03%) MCSA
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) XenApp
4 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 3 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) Docker
7 1 (3.03%) KVM
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.03%) NFS
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.03%) Postfix
7 1 (3.03%) qmail
7 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
7 1 (3.03%) Varnish
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.06%) Nessus
4 2 (6.06%) Perfmon
4 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
4 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.06%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) Ansible
5 1 (3.03%) Bacula
5 1 (3.03%) Cacti
5 1 (3.03%) cPanel
5 1 (3.03%) Grafana
5 1 (3.03%) Graphite
5 1 (3.03%) Kibana
5 1 (3.03%) logstash
5 1 (3.03%) Salt
5 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Huawei
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) Altiris
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Lumension
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Qualys
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) Sitecore