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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 111 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 170 299 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 3.04% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 6.34% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 183 177
Median daily rate £330 £330 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £185 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
- +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 28
Median hourly rate £19.88 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £28.25 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
4150 4718 4338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.29% 48.02% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2695 2234
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 205 236
Median hourly rate £19.52 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 55 £330 -5.71% 9
Berkshire -6 33 £250 -23.07% 9
Surrey -24 26 £281 -19.85% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 24 £500 +48.14% 4
Kent -4 8 £300 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire -5 8 £331 +47.22% 2
West Sussex -15 7 £375 +23.96% 5
East Sussex +2 6 £273 -16.15%
Sussex -2 2 £178 -55.46%
Home Counties +1 1 £285 -40.00%
Middlesex -7 1 £325 -8.45%
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 301 (74.69%) Windows
2 230 (57.07%) Active Directory
3 189 (46.90%) Microsoft
4 176 (43.67%) VMware
5 161 (39.95%) Windows Server
6 129 (32.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 120 (29.78%) XenApp
8 108 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
9 104 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 95 (23.57%) DNS
11 89 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 86 (21.34%) SQL Server
13 85 (21.09%) ITIL
14 84 (20.84%) SQL
14 84 (20.84%) Security Cleared
15 75 (18.61%) Linux
16 74 (18.36%) Oracle
17 73 (18.11%) Cisco
18 72 (17.87%) SAN
19 71 (17.62%) MS Excel
20 69 (17.12%) Firewall
21 64 (15.88%) Windows 7
22 59 (14.64%) HP
23 58 (14.39%) PowerShell
24 57 (14.14%) SC Cleared
24 57 (14.14%) Finance
25 56 (13.90%) DHCP
25 56 (13.90%) SCCM
26 55 (13.65%) Data Centre
27 53 (13.15%) WAN

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
1 104 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 33 (8.19%) SharePoint
3 28 (6.95%) Skype for Business
4 26 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (2.48%) IIS
9 9 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.99%) Live Communications Server
11 6 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.24%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.25%) Drupal
15 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 71 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 52 (12.90%) MS Office
3 9 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.99%) ProjectWise
5 7 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.50%) MS Project
6 2 (0.50%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.74%) Primavera
2 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.68%) Office 365
2 8 (1.99%) PaaS
3 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.24%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Yammer
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.50%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 95 (23.57%) DNS
2 72 (17.87%) SAN
3 69 (17.12%) Firewall
4 56 (13.90%) DHCP
5 53 (13.15%) WAN
6 50 (12.41%) LAN
7 43 (10.67%) Internet
8 39 (9.68%) NetScaler
9 30 (7.44%) Wireless
10 27 (6.70%) IPsec
10 27 (6.70%) Network Security
10 27 (6.70%) SSL
10 27 (6.70%) TCP/IP
10 27 (6.70%) VPN
11 25 (6.20%) FTP
12 21 (5.21%) SMTP
13 16 (3.97%) SSH
14 13 (3.23%) MPLS
15 12 (2.98%) iSCSI
16 11 (2.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.23%) DB2
3 13 (3.23%) MS Access
4 12 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.49%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.99%) QlikView
11 3 (0.74%) MySQL
12 2 (0.50%) FileMaker
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
13 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.49%) MSI
2 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 57 (14.14%) Finance
2 31 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.72%) Back Office
4 7 (1.74%) Banking
4 7 (1.74%) Publishing
5 5 (1.24%) Advertising
5 5 (1.24%) Military
6 3 (0.74%) Electronics
6 3 (0.74%) Legal
6 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.74%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 53 (13.15%) Architect
2 49 (12.16%) Analyst
3 42 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (9.43%) Consultant
5 32 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 26 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 25 (6.20%) Server Engineer
8 24 (5.96%) Project Manager
8 24 (5.96%) Wintel Engineer
9 22 (5.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (5.21%) Citrix Engineer
10 21 (5.21%) Desktop Support
10 21 (5.21%) Network Engineer
10 21 (5.21%) Windows Engineer
11 20 (4.96%) Support Analyst
12 19 (4.71%) Service Analyst
13 18 (4.47%) Infrastructure Manager
14 17 (4.22%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (3.97%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.97%) Regular Expression
2 11 (2.73%) Middleware
3 9 (2.23%) .NET
4 8 (1.99%) XML
5 7 (1.74%) CSS
6 5 (1.24%) XSL
6 5 (1.24%) XSLT
7 3 (0.74%) Web Services
7 3 (0.74%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.25%) CSS3
8 1 (0.25%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.25%) HTML5
8 1 (0.25%) Java EE
8 1 (0.25%) jQuery
8 1 (0.25%) LAMP
8 1 (0.25%) MDX
8 1 (0.25%) ODBC
8 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.65%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.46%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.21%) Client/Server
4 20 (4.96%) CESG
4 20 (4.96%) Cryptography
5 16 (3.97%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.47%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.47%) Thin Client
7 13 (3.23%) Clustering
7 13 (3.23%) iSeries
8 12 (2.98%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.48%) AS400
9 10 (2.48%) Mainframe
9 10 (2.48%) Replication
10 7 (1.74%) BYOD
10 7 (1.74%) Statistics
11 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.24%) iPhone
11 5 (1.24%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 301 (74.69%) Windows
2 161 (39.95%) Windows Server
3 129 (32.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (18.61%) Linux
6 64 (15.88%) Windows 7
7 52 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (10.17%) Unix
9 35 (8.68%) Windows XP
10 22 (5.46%) Windows 10
11 20 (4.96%) Windows Vista
12 16 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (3.23%) Windows 8
14 9 (2.23%) AIX
15 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.99%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.50%) VMS
17 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.09%) ITIL
2 41 (10.17%) Project Management
3 35 (8.68%) Migration
4 27 (6.70%) Change Management
4 27 (6.70%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (6.70%) Load Balancing
5 20 (4.96%) Information Assurance
6 19 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (4.47%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (4.22%) Patch Management
8 17 (4.22%) PRINCE2
8 17 (4.22%) Problem Management
8 17 (4.22%) Service Delivery
8 17 (4.22%) Web Filtering
9 16 (3.97%) Email Filtering
9 16 (3.97%) OWASP
10 15 (3.72%) Risk Management
11 14 (3.47%) Fuzz Testing
11 14 (3.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (20.84%) SQL
2 58 (14.39%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.96%) VBScript
4 6 (1.49%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.24%) Java
5 5 (1.24%) Python
5 5 (1.24%) VB
6 4 (0.99%) C
6 4 (0.99%) C++
7 3 (0.74%) C#
7 3 (0.74%) Perl
7 3 (0.74%) PHP
7 3 (0.74%) Ruby
8 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 84 (20.84%) Security Cleared
2 57 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 48 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (9.43%) MCSE
5 29 (7.20%) DV Cleared
6 22 (5.46%) CISSP
7 20 (4.96%) CESG Certified Professional
8 19 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (4.22%) Degree
10 16 (3.97%) CCNA
11 15 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (3.23%) CEH
13 12 (2.98%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (2.73%) MCP
15 10 (2.48%) CCNP
15 10 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (2.23%) MCDST
17 8 (1.99%) CCA
18 7 (1.74%) CCIE
19 6 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.95%) SLA
2 15 (3.72%) RMADS
3 3 (0.74%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 230 (57.07%) Active Directory
2 120 (29.78%) XenApp
3 108 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (12.16%) XenDesktop
5 32 (7.94%) vSphere
6 28 (6.95%) Hyper-V
7 27 (6.70%) Terminal Services
7 27 (6.70%) XenServer
8 19 (4.71%) VMware ESX
9 18 (4.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (4.22%) Sendmail
11 14 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
13 12 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
14 10 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
15 7 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 4 (0.99%) Terminal Server
18 3 (0.74%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 56 (13.90%) SCCM
2 20 (4.96%) SCOM
3 17 (4.22%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.23%) Tivoli
5 10 (2.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (2.23%) Amdocs OSS
6 9 (2.23%) Netcool
7 8 (1.99%) Unicenter
7 8 (1.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.49%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.49%) ThinApp
10 5 (1.24%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.99%) EdgeSight
11 4 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.99%) WSUS
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 189 (46.90%) Microsoft
2 176 (43.67%) VMware
3 74 (18.36%) Oracle
4 73 (18.11%) Cisco
5 59 (14.64%) HP
6 31 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 28 (6.95%) EMC
8 27 (6.70%) Dell
9 20 (4.96%) IBM
10 19 (4.71%) NetApp
10 19 (4.71%) Red Hat
11 17 (4.22%) Veritas
12 15 (3.72%) F5
13 14 (3.47%) Extreme Networks
14 13 (3.23%) IronPort
15 12 (2.98%) AppSense
15 12 (2.98%) Huawei
16 11 (2.73%) Remedy
17 10 (2.48%) CommVault
18 9 (2.23%) Ericsson
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