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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 79 78 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 196 235 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.53% 2.49% 3.07%
As % of the Vendors category 5.18% 5.25% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 138 135
Median daily rate £340 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 38
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.66 £20.70 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
3787 4476 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.93% 47.49% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2445 2458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 241 294
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +17 63 £345 -4.82% 10
Berkshire +12 54 £350 +29.62% 6
Surrey 0 32 £300 +23.71% 7
West Sussex +3 13 £425 +24.08%
Oxfordshire -12 11 £375 +36.36% 2
Kent +6 7 £325 -23.52% 6
Buckinghamshire +7 6 £474 +23.85% 2
Middlesex 0 4 - - 1
East Sussex +4 1 £513 +65.32% 3
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 254 (71.15%) Windows
2 176 (49.30%) Active Directory
3 173 (48.46%) VMware
4 156 (43.70%) Microsoft
5 136 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 119 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 108 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 100 (28.01%) XenApp
9 82 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 64 (17.93%) DNS
11 61 (17.09%) Cisco
12 60 (16.81%) ITIL
12 60 (16.81%) Linux
13 58 (16.25%) MS Exchange
14 55 (15.41%) SQL Server
14 55 (15.41%) Windows 7
15 54 (15.13%) Firewall
16 53 (14.85%) MS Excel
17 49 (13.73%) XenDesktop
18 48 (13.45%) SCCM
19 46 (12.89%) NetScaler
20 44 (12.32%) Security Cleared
20 44 (12.32%) Windows Server 2003
21 42 (11.76%) MS Office
21 42 (11.76%) SQL
21 42 (11.76%) Finance
22 40 (11.20%) HP
22 40 (11.20%) vSphere
23 39 (10.92%) Hyper-V
23 39 (10.92%) PowerShell

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 58 (16.25%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.56%) Skype for Business
3 21 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.52%) IIS
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 42 (11.76%) MS Office
3 11 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) SAP hybris
2 2 (0.56%) Primavera
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.64%) Office 365
2 24 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.76%) IaaS
4 11 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.08%) SaaS
5 6 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) G Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 64 (17.93%) DNS
2 54 (15.13%) Firewall
3 46 (12.89%) NetScaler
4 39 (10.92%) DHCP
5 30 (8.40%) SAN
6 27 (7.56%) Wireless
7 25 (7.00%) Internet
8 22 (6.16%) LAN
8 22 (6.16%) WAN
9 21 (5.88%) Network Security
10 18 (5.04%) VPN
11 17 (4.76%) IPsec
11 17 (4.76%) TCP/IP
12 15 (4.20%) SMTP
13 14 (3.92%) SSL
14 13 (3.64%) 3G
14 13 (3.64%) Skype
15 12 (3.36%) FTP
15 12 (3.36%) VoIP
16 11 (3.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (3.08%) DB2
3 11 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.24%) MS Access
6 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.68%) SQLPlus
8 4 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.68%) MSI
2 1 (0.28%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.28%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (11.76%) Finance
2 16 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.64%) Retail
4 7 (1.96%) Marketing
5 6 (1.68%) Back Office
6 5 (1.40%) Advertising
6 5 (1.40%) Banking
6 5 (1.40%) French Language
6 5 (1.40%) Publishing
7 4 (1.12%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (14.29%) Architect
2 42 (11.76%) Analyst
3 32 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (8.40%) Consultant
5 29 (8.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 28 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 24 (6.72%) Citrix Engineer
8 22 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 19 (5.32%) Network Engineer
10 18 (5.04%) Desktop Support
10 18 (5.04%) Service Analyst
11 17 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 16 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 14 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
13 14 (3.92%) Server Engineer
13 14 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
14 12 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (3.08%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.64%) .NET
2 11 (3.08%) Regular Expression
3 8 (2.24%) Middleware
4 6 (1.68%) CSS
4 6 (1.68%) XML
5 5 (1.40%) Web Services
5 5 (1.40%) XSL
5 5 (1.40%) XSLT
6 3 (0.84%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.28%) Java EE
8 1 (0.28%) JMS
8 1 (0.28%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.28%) OAuth
8 1 (0.28%) OpenID
8 1 (0.28%) SOAP
8 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.04%) Clustering
3 18 (5.04%) Fat Client
3 18 (5.04%) Thin Client
4 14 (3.92%) CESG
4 14 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 14 (3.92%) Cryptography
5 12 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.24%) Replication
8 7 (1.96%) BYOD
8 7 (1.96%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.96%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.40%) iSeries
9 5 (1.40%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.12%) AS400
10 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 254 (71.15%) Windows
2 136 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 119 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (16.81%) Linux
6 55 (15.41%) Windows 7
7 44 (12.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (6.72%) Unix
10 23 (6.44%) Windows XP
11 20 (5.60%) Windows 10
12 19 (5.32%) Android
13 18 (5.04%) Windows 8
14 14 (3.92%) AIX
14 14 (3.92%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.12%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.81%) ITIL
2 27 (7.56%) Problem Management
3 26 (7.28%) Migration
4 24 (6.72%) Load Balancing
5 20 (5.60%) Change Management
6 19 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 18 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 17 (4.76%) Project Management
9 15 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (3.92%) Information Assurance
10 14 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (3.36%) DevOps
11 12 (3.36%) Email Filtering
11 12 (3.36%) Incident Management
11 12 (3.36%) Service Management
11 12 (3.36%) TOGAF
11 12 (3.36%) Web Filtering
12 11 (3.08%) Android Development
12 11 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.76%) SQL
2 39 (10.92%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.36%) C#
4 6 (1.68%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.68%) VBScript
5 3 (0.84%) Perl
6 2 (0.56%) Java
6 2 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) C
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) Ruby
7 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 30 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (5.04%) MCSE
5 17 (4.76%) CISSP
6 16 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (3.92%) CCNA
8 13 (3.64%) DV Cleared
9 11 (3.08%) Degree
10 10 (2.80%) CEH
10 10 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.96%) CCA
12 7 (1.96%) MCP
13 5 (1.40%) CCIE
13 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.12%) CCNP
14 4 (1.12%) HNC
14 4 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.44%) SLA
2 12 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.24%) RMADS
4 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.56%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 176 (49.30%) Active Directory
2 108 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (28.01%) XenApp
4 49 (13.73%) XenDesktop
5 40 (11.20%) vSphere
6 39 (10.92%) Hyper-V
7 37 (10.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (7.56%) XenServer
9 20 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
10 13 (3.64%) VMware ESX
11 11 (3.08%) Sendmail
12 10 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (2.52%) Terminal Services
14 7 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (1.68%) BitLocker
16 5 (1.40%) Firmware
17 3 (0.84%) ProxySG
18 2 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 48 (13.45%) SCCM
2 19 (5.32%) SCOM
3 13 (3.64%) Tivoli
4 10 (2.80%) Amdocs OSS
4 10 (2.80%) EdgeSight
5 9 (2.52%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.52%) WSUS
6 7 (1.96%) AirWatch
7 6 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.40%) AppDNA
8 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.40%) SafeCom
8 5 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.12%) Netcool
9 4 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.12%) ThinApp
10 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.84%) OPNET
Vendors
1 173 (48.46%) VMware
2 156 (43.70%) Microsoft
3 61 (17.09%) Cisco
4 40 (11.20%) HP
5 37 (10.36%) CheckPoint
5 37 (10.36%) Oracle
6 34 (9.52%) Dell
7 24 (6.72%) Red Hat
8 19 (5.32%) Extreme Networks
9 17 (4.76%) EMC
9 17 (4.76%) SAP
10 15 (4.20%) IBM
11 13 (3.64%) AppSense
11 13 (3.64%) Symantec
12 12 (3.36%) Veritas
12 12 (3.36%) Wyse
13 11 (3.08%) Sophos
13 11 (3.08%) Xamarin
14 10 (2.80%) Cramer
14 10 (2.80%) Nokia Networks
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Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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