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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 15 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.59% 3.79% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.62% 7.05% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £225 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +39.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 156 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 71.52% 53.79% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 93 59
Median daily rate £363 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 July 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 25 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 Slough region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 11 (61.11%) Cramer
1 11 (61.11%) Nokia Networks
1 11 (61.11%) Amdocs OSS
2 10 (55.56%) Huawei
2 10 (55.56%) Nortel
2 10 (55.56%) Ericsson
3 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (50.00%) Tellabs
3 9 (50.00%) 4G
4 8 (44.44%) SLA
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) 3G
5 7 (38.89%) Remedy
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (33.33%) LTE
6 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (33.33%) Back Office
6 6 (33.33%) 2G
6 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (27.78%) Nokia

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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) 4G
2 7 (38.89%) 3G
2 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (33.33%) 2G
3 6 (33.33%) LTE
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) MS Access
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Support
4 1 (5.56%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) VMS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Server Building
6 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) HNC
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cramer
1 11 (61.11%) Nokia Networks
2 10 (55.56%) Ericsson
2 10 (55.56%) Huawei
2 10 (55.56%) Nortel
3 9 (50.00%) Tellabs
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Remedy
6 5 (27.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (27.78%) Arqiva
6 5 (27.78%) BT
6 5 (27.78%) NetCracker
6 5 (27.78%) Nokia
6 5 (27.78%) Siemens
6 5 (27.78%) Telindus
6 5 (27.78%) Virgin Media
6 5 (27.78%) ZTE
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) NetApp
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco