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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 40 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing Citrix 24 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.04% 2.04% 3.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.17% 3.82% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 18
Median daily rate £235 £450 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +40.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £496 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.28 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
389 498 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.30% 53.49% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 261 174
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £26.15 £19.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 July 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 July 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 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 22 (48.89%) VMware
4 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
5 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.89%) Linux
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco
8 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) XenApp
9 10 (22.22%) Firewall
9 10 (22.22%) DNS
9 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (20.00%) Network Security
10 9 (20.00%) SCCM
11 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.78%) CCNP
11 8 (17.78%) VPN
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
11 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
12 7 (15.56%) ITIL
12 7 (15.56%) SLA
12 7 (15.56%) CCNA
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.33%) SIEM
13 6 (13.33%) WAN
13 6 (13.33%) IPsec
13 6 (13.33%) MPLS
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) PaaS
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.22%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) DNS
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) Network Security
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
3 8 (17.78%) VPN
4 6 (13.33%) IPsec
4 6 (13.33%) MPLS
4 6 (13.33%) WAN
5 5 (11.11%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) VLAN
7 3 (6.67%) SAN
7 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.44%) 3G
8 2 (4.44%) 4G
8 2 (4.44%) NAS
8 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.44%) SSL
9 1 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.22%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) IT Support
4 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) CSS3
3 1 (2.22%) ELK Stack
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) LAMP
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Unix
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.44%) AIX
8 2 (4.44%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) CentOS
9 1 (2.22%) Debian
9 1 (2.22%) Fedora
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) SIEM
3 4 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (8.89%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
5 2 (4.44%) Data Privacy
5 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.89%) Python
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) C++
2 3 (6.67%) Ruby
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) VB
3 2 (4.44%) VBScript
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCNP
3 7 (15.56%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) CCA
7 2 (4.44%) CISM
7 2 (4.44%) CISSP
7 2 (4.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.44%) CRISC
7 2 (4.44%) MCITP
7 2 (4.44%) MCTS
7 2 (4.44%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCAA
8 1 (2.22%) CCENT
8 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) XenApp
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.67%) XenServer
5 2 (4.44%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) KVM
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.22%) Postfix
6 1 (2.22%) qmail
6 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.22%) Varnish
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.89%) WSUS
4 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (4.44%) Nessus
5 2 (4.44%) Perfmon
5 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.22%) Ansible
6 1 (2.22%) Bacula
6 1 (2.22%) cPanel
6 1 (2.22%) Grafana
6 1 (2.22%) Graphite
6 1 (2.22%) Kibana
6 1 (2.22%) logstash
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) VMware
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Huawei
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.67%) Remedy
6 2 (4.44%) Altiris
6 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) EMC
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Lumension
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) Qualys
6 2 (4.44%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) Veritas
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.22%) Sitecore