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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 120 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 148 270 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 2.74% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 5.73% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 169 160
Median daily rate £325 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 29
Median hourly rate £16.63 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.90% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £14.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £29.00 £30.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
3923 4708 4335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.74% 47.70% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2702 2228
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 205 280
Median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 58 £325 -1.51% 5
Berkshire -5 29 £345 +25.45% 6
Surrey -17 26 £278 +0.45% 5
Kent +1 11 £325 -13.33%
Buckinghamshire +12 10 £525 +61.53% 2
Oxfordshire -22 7 £275 +1.85% 4
West Sussex -15 5 £388 +44.85% 4
Sussex +3 2 £178 -55.46%
East Sussex -5 2 £190 - 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 274 (73.26%) Windows
2 204 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 184 (49.20%) Microsoft
4 175 (46.79%) VMware
5 161 (43.05%) Windows Server
6 124 (33.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 111 (29.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 97 (25.94%) XenApp
9 94 (25.13%) MS Exchange
10 81 (21.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 73 (19.52%) DNS
12 71 (18.98%) MS Excel
13 69 (18.45%) Cisco
13 69 (18.45%) Firewall
13 69 (18.45%) Security Cleared
14 66 (17.65%) Linux
14 66 (17.65%) Windows 7
15 63 (16.84%) SQL
16 62 (16.58%) SQL Server
17 61 (16.31%) Oracle
18 60 (16.04%) ITIL
19 57 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
20 56 (14.97%) SAN
20 56 (14.97%) MS Office
21 52 (13.90%) Finance
22 49 (13.10%) HP
22 49 (13.10%) PowerShell
23 48 (12.83%) SCCM
24 46 (12.30%) XenDesktop
25 44 (11.76%) Data Centre

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 94 (25.13%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 27 (7.22%) Skype for Business
4 25 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (2.41%) IIS
9 8 (2.14%) Live Communications Server
10 6 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.27%) JBoss
12 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (18.98%) MS Excel
2 56 (14.97%) MS Office
3 10 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.60%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) SAP hybris
2 3 (0.80%) Primavera
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.23%) Office 365
2 15 (4.01%) SaaS
3 13 (3.48%) IaaS
3 13 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.60%) PaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Yammer
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.27%) G Suite
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 73 (19.52%) DNS
2 69 (18.45%) Firewall
3 56 (14.97%) SAN
4 42 (11.23%) DHCP
4 42 (11.23%) NetScaler
4 42 (11.23%) WAN
5 41 (10.96%) LAN
6 35 (9.36%) Internet
7 29 (7.75%) Wireless
8 26 (6.95%) Network Security
9 24 (6.42%) VPN
10 22 (5.88%) IPsec
11 21 (5.61%) TCP/IP
12 20 (5.35%) SSL
13 19 (5.08%) FTP
14 17 (4.55%) SMTP
15 15 (4.01%) IP Telephony
16 12 (3.21%) 4G
16 12 (3.21%) MPLS
16 12 (3.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.74%) MS Access
3 11 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.14%) DB2
6 8 (2.14%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.60%) SQLPlus
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.07%) QlikView
9 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.53%) MySQL
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.27%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.60%) MSI
2 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.27%) StarTeam
General
1 52 (13.90%) Finance
2 25 (6.68%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.48%) Back Office
4 9 (2.41%) Marketing
5 7 (1.87%) Publishing
6 6 (1.60%) Banking
6 6 (1.60%) Retail
7 5 (1.34%) Military
8 3 (0.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Electronics
9 2 (0.53%) French Language
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 59 (15.78%) Architect
2 46 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (12.03%) Analyst
4 32 (8.56%) Support Engineer
5 31 (8.29%) Consultant
6 26 (6.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 23 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (5.35%) Desktop Support
8 20 (5.35%) Network Engineer
9 19 (5.08%) Server Engineer
10 18 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 17 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (4.55%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.28%) Citrix Engineer
12 16 (4.28%) Support Analyst
12 16 (4.28%) Windows Engineer
13 15 (4.01%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.74%) Desktop Engineer
14 14 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
14 14 (3.74%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.48%) .NET
2 11 (2.94%) Regular Expression
3 9 (2.41%) Middleware
4 8 (2.14%) XML
5 6 (1.60%) CSS
6 5 (1.34%) XSL
6 5 (1.34%) XSLT
7 4 (1.07%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.80%) Web Services
9 1 (0.27%) Java EE
9 1 (0.27%) JMS
9 1 (0.27%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.27%) SOAP
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.35%) Fat Client
3 20 (5.35%) Thin Client
4 16 (4.28%) CESG
4 16 (4.28%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.28%) Cryptography
5 14 (3.74%) Clustering
6 12 (3.21%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.67%) Replication
9 8 (2.14%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.14%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.87%) Statistics
11 6 (1.60%) iSeries
11 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.34%) AS400
12 5 (1.34%) BYOD
13 4 (1.07%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 274 (73.26%) Windows
2 161 (43.05%) Windows Server
3 124 (33.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (21.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (17.65%) Linux
5 66 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 57 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 27 (7.22%) Windows 10
9 25 (6.68%) Unix
10 22 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (5.08%) Windows 8
12 16 (4.28%) Windows Vista
13 13 (3.48%) Android
14 10 (2.67%) AIX
15 6 (1.60%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.53%) HPUX
17 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.04%) ITIL
2 29 (7.75%) Migration
2 29 (7.75%) Project Management
3 21 (5.61%) Problem Management
4 20 (5.35%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (5.08%) Load Balancing
6 17 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 17 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (4.28%) Information Assurance
7 16 (4.28%) TOGAF
8 15 (4.01%) Change Management
8 15 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (4.01%) Patch Management
9 14 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (3.21%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (3.21%) Email Filtering
10 12 (3.21%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.21%) OWASP
10 12 (3.21%) PRINCE2
10 12 (3.21%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.84%) SQL
2 49 (13.10%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.67%) VBScript
4 8 (2.14%) C#
5 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.34%) VB
7 3 (0.80%) C++
7 3 (0.80%) Java
7 3 (0.80%) Perl
7 3 (0.80%) Python
8 2 (0.53%) C
8 2 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.50%) SC Cleared
3 40 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (8.82%) MCSE
5 24 (6.42%) DV Cleared
6 23 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.35%) CCNA
8 18 (4.81%) CESG Certified Professional
8 18 (4.81%) CISSP
9 17 (4.55%) Degree
10 12 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.94%) CEH
11 11 (2.94%) MCP
12 10 (2.67%) CCNP
12 10 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.14%) CCA
13 8 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (1.87%) CCIE
14 7 (1.87%) MCDST
15 6 (1.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.82%) SLA
2 12 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.94%) RMADS
4 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 204 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 111 (29.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (25.94%) XenApp
4 46 (12.30%) XenDesktop
5 43 (11.50%) Hyper-V
6 29 (7.75%) vSphere
6 29 (7.75%) XenServer
7 23 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (4.28%) Terminal Services
9 16 (4.28%) VMware ESX
10 13 (3.48%) Virtual Desktop
11 12 (3.21%) Sendmail
11 12 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (1.07%) BitLocker
15 4 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.80%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 48 (12.83%) SCCM
2 19 (5.08%) SCOM
3 16 (4.28%) NetBackup
4 11 (2.94%) Amdocs OSS
5 10 (2.67%) Netcool
6 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (2.14%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.14%) Unicenter
7 8 (2.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (1.34%) ThinApp
8 5 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.07%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.07%) WSUS
10 3 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.80%) MOM
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 184 (49.20%) Microsoft
2 175 (46.79%) VMware
3 69 (18.45%) Cisco
4 61 (16.31%) Oracle
5 49 (13.10%) HP
6 39 (10.43%) CheckPoint
7 33 (8.82%) Dell
8 28 (7.49%) EMC
9 25 (6.68%) Red Hat
10 18 (4.81%) Extreme Networks
11 17 (4.55%) NetApp
12 16 (4.28%) SAP
12 16 (4.28%) Veritas
13 14 (3.74%) Huawei
14 13 (3.48%) AppSense
15 12 (3.21%) F5
16 11 (2.94%) Cramer
16 11 (2.94%) IronPort
16 11 (2.94%) Nokia Networks
16 11 (2.94%) Remedy
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