The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 87 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 225 247 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.47% 2.59% 3.12%
As % of the Vendors category 5.15% 5.58% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 121 138
Median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 34
Median hourly rate £16.38 £18.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £40.00 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
Citrix
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4370 4430 4284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.96% 46.38% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2592 2404 2144
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 250 251
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire -10 52 £375 +10.29% 11
Surrey +9 51 £344 +37.50% 4
Berkshire -21 43 £250 -40.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +15 35 £430 +43.33% 7
West Sussex -13 16 £425 -4.22% 7
Oxfordshire +14 15 £305 +5.17% 1
Kent -10 12 £321 -26.57% 1
East Sussex -15 5 £250 -28.57% 3
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 348 (78.03%) Windows
2 261 (58.52%) Active Directory
3 232 (52.02%) VMware
4 181 (40.58%) Windows Server
5 178 (39.91%) Microsoft
6 155 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 128 (28.70%) XenApp
8 125 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 111 (24.89%) Linux
10 108 (24.22%) SQL
11 101 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 97 (21.75%) DNS
13 93 (20.85%) ITIL
13 93 (20.85%) Security Cleared
14 89 (19.96%) SQL Server
14 89 (19.96%) Cisco
15 88 (19.73%) MS Exchange
16 85 (19.06%) Oracle
17 81 (18.16%) Data Centre
18 78 (17.49%) HP
19 73 (16.37%) Firewall
19 73 (16.37%) SCCM
20 69 (15.47%) SAN
20 69 (15.47%) Windows 7
21 67 (15.02%) SC Cleared
22 66 (14.80%) PowerShell
23 64 (14.35%) XenDesktop
23 64 (14.35%) MS Excel
24 61 (13.68%) DHCP
24 61 (13.68%) Change Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 88 (19.73%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.85%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.38%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (3.59%) IIS
7 14 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.02%) Live Communications Server
11 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.90%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.45%) Apache
13 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.45%) JBoss
14 1 (0.22%) CMS
14 1 (0.22%) SAS
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 64 (14.35%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.97%) MS Office
3 9 (2.02%) ProjectWise
4 6 (1.35%) MS Project
4 6 (1.35%) QuarkXPress
5 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.52%) Office 365
2 18 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.04%) PaaS
3 17 (3.81%) IaaS
4 16 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (1.35%) SaaS
7 4 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.67%) Yammer
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 97 (21.75%) DNS
2 73 (16.37%) Firewall
3 69 (15.47%) SAN
4 61 (13.68%) DHCP
5 58 (13.00%) LAN
6 57 (12.78%) WAN
7 38 (8.52%) TCP/IP
8 36 (8.07%) VPN
9 34 (7.62%) Internet
9 34 (7.62%) NetScaler
10 27 (6.05%) FTP
11 23 (5.16%) IPsec
12 21 (4.71%) Wireless
13 19 (4.26%) SSL
14 16 (3.59%) SMTP
15 15 (3.36%) NAS
16 12 (2.69%) MPLS
16 12 (2.69%) Network Security
16 12 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
17 11 (2.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.83%) DB2
3 18 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.81%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (2.02%) MS Access
9 6 (1.35%) FileMaker
10 4 (0.90%) MySQL
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.90%) QlikView
11 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.45%) MSI
2 2 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.45%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (13.00%) Finance
2 29 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.47%) Back Office
4 10 (2.24%) Retail
5 7 (1.57%) Billing
5 7 (1.57%) Military
6 6 (1.35%) Publishing
7 5 (1.12%) Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.67%) Electronics
8 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Marketing
9 2 (0.45%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
9 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 59 (13.23%) Architect
2 58 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 57 (12.78%) Analyst
4 46 (10.31%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 33 (7.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (7.40%) Project Manager
7 32 (7.17%) Consultant
8 30 (6.73%) Windows Engineer
9 29 (6.50%) Citrix Engineer
10 27 (6.05%) Infrastructure Manager
11 24 (5.38%) Support Analyst
11 24 (5.38%) Technical Architect
12 23 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 22 (4.93%) Citrix Specialist
13 22 (4.93%) Server Engineer
13 22 (4.93%) VMware Specialist
14 21 (4.71%) Desktop Support
14 21 (4.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 21 (4.71%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.04%) .NET
2 9 (2.02%) Regular Expression
3 8 (1.79%) Middleware
4 3 (0.67%) HTML
4 3 (0.67%) Web Services
5 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.45%) CSS
5 2 (0.45%) XML
5 2 (0.45%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.22%) COM
6 1 (0.22%) CSS3
6 1 (0.22%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.22%) HTML5
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
6 1 (0.22%) LAMP
6 1 (0.22%) MDX
6 1 (0.22%) ODBC
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 81 (18.16%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.28%) iSeries
3 24 (5.38%) AS400
3 24 (5.38%) Clustering
4 18 (4.04%) Blackberry
5 15 (3.36%) Driving Licence
6 14 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.14%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.14%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.91%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.69%) Cryptography
9 11 (2.47%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.24%) CESG
11 9 (2.02%) iPhone
11 9 (2.02%) PKI
12 8 (1.79%) iPad
12 8 (1.79%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.57%) CMDB
13 7 (1.57%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 348 (78.03%) Windows
2 181 (40.58%) Windows Server
3 155 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (24.89%) Linux
5 101 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (15.47%) Windows 7
7 58 (13.00%) Unix
8 55 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (7.40%) Windows XP
10 23 (5.16%) Windows 10
11 19 (4.26%) AIX
12 13 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (2.91%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.79%) Solaris
14 7 (1.57%) HPUX
14 7 (1.57%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.57%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (20.85%) ITIL
2 61 (13.68%) Change Management
3 53 (11.88%) Project Management
4 42 (9.42%) Migration
5 29 (6.50%) Incident Management
6 23 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (4.93%) Configuration Management
7 22 (4.93%) Problem Management
8 21 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 20 (4.48%) Service Management
10 19 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (3.81%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.59%) Infrastructure Management
13 16 (3.59%) Load Balancing
13 16 (3.59%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (2.69%) B2B
15 11 (2.47%) OWASP
15 11 (2.47%) Patch Management
15 11 (2.47%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 108 (24.22%) SQL
2 66 (14.80%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.81%) VBScript
4 7 (1.57%) C
4 7 (1.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.57%) Perl
5 6 (1.35%) VB
6 5 (1.12%) Java
6 5 (1.12%) Python
7 4 (0.90%) Ruby
8 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.67%) C#
8 3 (0.67%) C++
8 3 (0.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (20.85%) Security Cleared
2 67 (15.02%) SC Cleared
3 54 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (8.30%) MCSE
5 28 (6.28%) DV Cleared
6 20 (4.48%) Degree
7 19 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (3.81%) CCNA
10 14 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (2.69%) CISSP
11 12 (2.69%) MCITP
12 10 (2.24%) CESG Certified Professional
13 9 (2.02%) CCA
13 9 (2.02%) MCP
13 9 (2.02%) MCTS
14 8 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (1.79%) MCDST
15 7 (1.57%) CCNP
16 6 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.95%) SLA
2 8 (1.79%) RMADS
3 5 (1.12%) QA
4 4 (0.90%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.45%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 261 (58.52%) Active Directory
2 128 (28.70%) XenApp
3 125 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (14.35%) XenDesktop
5 49 (10.99%) XenServer
6 38 (8.52%) vSphere
7 32 (7.17%) Hyper-V
8 27 (6.05%) VMware ESX
9 25 (5.61%) Terminal Services
10 21 (4.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (2.69%) Sendmail
12 12 (2.69%) Terminal Server
13 10 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 8 (1.79%) BitLocker
15 7 (1.57%) KVM
16 6 (1.35%) ISA Server
16 6 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 73 (16.37%) SCCM
2 29 (6.50%) Tivoli
3 25 (5.61%) SCOM
4 19 (4.26%) SCVMM
5 18 (4.04%) NetBackup
6 16 (3.59%) WSUS
7 14 (3.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (2.91%) Netcool
9 11 (2.47%) SCOrch
10 10 (2.24%) EdgeSight
11 8 (1.79%) Backup Exec
11 8 (1.79%) Unicenter
11 8 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 7 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (1.35%) Amdocs OSS
13 6 (1.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 6 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
14 5 (1.12%) Nagios
15 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 232 (52.02%) VMware
2 178 (39.91%) Microsoft
3 89 (19.96%) Cisco
4 85 (19.06%) Oracle
5 78 (17.49%) HP
6 36 (8.07%) IBM
7 33 (7.40%) NetApp
8 27 (6.05%) EMC
9 26 (5.83%) CheckPoint
10 20 (4.48%) Veritas
11 18 (4.04%) Red Hat
12 16 (3.59%) Dell
12 16 (3.59%) IronPort
12 16 (3.59%) Wyse
13 15 (3.36%) Remedy
14 13 (2.91%) CommVault
14 13 (2.91%) F5
15 11 (2.47%) AppSense
16 10 (2.24%) Apple
16 10 (2.24%) Huawei
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