The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 30 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.56% 0.64% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.11% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 180 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.67% 57.32% 67.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 53
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £383 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Median hourly rate £10.62 £13.90 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +0.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Telford +13 1 - - 2
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) VMware