The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 14 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.13% 3.57% 7.02%
As % of the Vendors category 12.04% 6.71% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 10
Median daily rate £225 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 149 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 67.50% 53.21% 50.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 81 66
Median daily rate £375 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 11 (55.00%) Cramer
1 11 (55.00%) Nokia Networks
1 11 (55.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 10 (50.00%) Huawei
2 10 (50.00%) Nortel
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) SLA
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) Tellabs
3 9 (45.00%) 4G
4 7 (35.00%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) 3G
4 7 (35.00%) Remedy
4 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) 2G
5 6 (30.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Back Office
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (30.00%) LTE
5 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) 4G
2 7 (35.00%) 3G
2 7 (35.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (30.00%) 2G
3 6 (30.00%) LTE
3 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) MS Access
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) VMS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) HNC
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VCP5
4 1 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cramer
1 11 (55.00%) Nokia Networks
2 10 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 10 (50.00%) Huawei
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Nortel
3 9 (45.00%) Tellabs
4 7 (35.00%) Remedy
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (25.00%) Arqiva
6 5 (25.00%) BT
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
6 5 (25.00%) NetCracker
6 5 (25.00%) Nokia
6 5 (25.00%) Siemens
6 5 (25.00%) Telindus
6 5 (25.00%) Virgin Media
6 5 (25.00%) ZTE
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco