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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / South East
Rank 90 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 173 213 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.24% 2.45% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 5.05% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 134 134
Median daily rate £363 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -2.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
- -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £24.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% +68.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.17 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £51.75 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.42%

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
3797 4221 4528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.25% 48.63% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2181 2446 2379
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 213 205
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +132.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £59.13 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -8 55 £351 -12.18% 9
Berkshire +9 36 £413 +26.92% 2
Surrey -20 27 £350 +5.26% 12
Buckinghamshire 0 26 £406 +8.33% 7
Middlesex +8 9 £300 -14.28%
Kent +10 7 £425 -
West Sussex -11 5 £438 -5.91%
East Sussex +2 3 £288 -6.12% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £250 - 5
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 251 (70.70%) Windows
2 175 (49.30%) Active Directory
3 162 (45.63%) VMware
4 140 (39.44%) Microsoft
5 123 (34.65%) Windows Server
6 106 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 88 (24.79%) XenApp
8 82 (23.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 66 (18.59%) Linux
11 61 (17.18%) NetScaler
12 60 (16.90%) Windows 7
13 59 (16.62%) XenDesktop
13 59 (16.62%) Firewall
14 56 (15.77%) Cisco
15 53 (14.93%) PowerShell
16 52 (14.65%) Security Cleared
17 49 (13.80%) DNS
17 49 (13.80%) HP
18 48 (13.52%) SCCM
19 47 (13.24%) Finance
20 44 (12.39%) ITIL
20 44 (12.39%) SQL Server
20 44 (12.39%) Office 365
21 42 (11.83%) SQL
21 42 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V
22 40 (11.27%) CheckPoint
23 39 (10.99%) SC Cleared
23 39 (10.99%) Hyper-V
23 39 (10.99%) Skype for Business

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 39 (10.99%) Skype for Business
2 36 (10.14%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.35%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.54%) IIS
7 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (10.42%) MS Office
2 33 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) assyst
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.39%) Office 365
2 28 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.51%) IaaS
4 11 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.82%) SaaS
6 8 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.69%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.56%) G Suite
8 2 (0.56%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 61 (17.18%) NetScaler
2 59 (16.62%) Firewall
3 49 (13.80%) DNS
4 28 (7.89%) LAN
4 28 (7.89%) WAN
5 26 (7.32%) DHCP
6 23 (6.48%) Wireless
7 22 (6.20%) SAN
7 22 (6.20%) VPN
8 18 (5.07%) Skype
9 16 (4.51%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (4.51%) Internet
10 15 (4.23%) Network Security
10 15 (4.23%) TCP/IP
11 14 (3.94%) IPsec
12 11 (3.10%) SSL
13 10 (2.82%) NAS
14 9 (2.54%) IP Telephony
15 8 (2.25%) 3G
16 7 (1.97%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.94%) DB2
3 13 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.41%) MS Access
7 4 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (1.69%) MSI
2 5 (1.41%) JIRA
3 4 (1.13%) AdminStudio
4 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.28%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (13.24%) Finance
2 15 (4.23%) Retail
3 13 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.82%) Marketing
5 7 (1.97%) Advertising
5 7 (1.97%) Legal
6 5 (1.41%) French Language
7 3 (0.85%) Banking
7 3 (0.85%) Local Government
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (16.34%) Analyst
2 40 (11.27%) Architect
3 29 (8.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 29 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 27 (7.61%) Support Analyst
6 22 (6.20%) Network Engineer
6 22 (6.20%) Support Engineer
7 19 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (5.35%) Desktop Support
8 18 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (5.07%) Consultant
9 15 (4.23%) Service Analyst
10 13 (3.66%) Developer
11 12 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (3.38%) Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (3.10%) Service Desk Analyst
13 10 (2.82%) Desktop Analyst
13 10 (2.82%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.94%) .NET
2 8 (2.25%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.13%) Web Services
4 3 (0.85%) Middleware
5 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.56%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) OAuth
6 1 (0.28%) OpenID
6 1 (0.28%) REST
6 1 (0.28%) SAML
6 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.61%) Clustering
3 25 (7.04%) Fat Client
3 25 (7.04%) Thin Client
4 14 (3.94%) iSeries
5 13 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.54%) AS400
8 8 (2.25%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.69%) BYOD
9 6 (1.69%) CESG
9 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.69%) CMDB
9 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.69%) PKI
10 5 (1.41%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 251 (70.70%) Windows
2 123 (34.65%) Windows Server
3 106 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (18.59%) Linux
6 60 (16.90%) Windows 7
7 36 (10.14%) Windows 10
8 29 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (5.92%) Android
10 20 (5.63%) Unix
11 19 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (4.23%) Windows 8
13 13 (3.66%) Windows Vista
13 13 (3.66%) Windows XP
14 10 (2.82%) AIX
15 8 (2.25%) Solaris
16 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.13%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (12.39%) ITIL
2 32 (9.01%) Migration
3 26 (7.32%) Change Management
4 20 (5.63%) Customer Requirements
4 20 (5.63%) Problem Management
4 20 (5.63%) Service Management
4 20 (5.63%) TOGAF
5 19 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (4.51%) DevOps
7 15 (4.23%) Load Balancing
8 14 (3.94%) Service Delivery
9 13 (3.66%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.38%) Android Development
10 12 (3.38%) Configuration Management
10 12 (3.38%) Mobile Development
11 11 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (2.82%) Application Virtualisation
12 10 (2.82%) Email Filtering
12 10 (2.82%) Project Management
13 9 (2.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 53 (14.93%) PowerShell
2 42 (11.83%) SQL
3 15 (4.23%) C#
4 7 (1.97%) VBScript
5 3 (0.85%) C
6 2 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (14.65%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.66%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.38%) MCSE
7 10 (2.82%) MCP
8 9 (2.54%) CCNP
8 9 (2.54%) Degree
9 8 (2.25%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (1.97%) CCSE
10 7 (1.97%) CISSP
10 7 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.69%) CCA
11 6 (1.69%) CCNA
11 6 (1.69%) CCSA
11 6 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.41%) CCIE
12 5 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.07%) SLA
2 10 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.97%) QA
5 3 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.85%) RMADS
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 175 (49.30%) Active Directory
2 88 (24.79%) XenApp
3 82 (23.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (16.62%) XenDesktop
5 42 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 39 (10.99%) Hyper-V
7 36 (10.14%) XenServer
8 35 (9.86%) vSphere
9 30 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (3.94%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (2.54%) VMware ESX
12 7 (1.97%) Firmware
12 7 (1.97%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.69%) BitLocker
14 5 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (1.13%) Sendmail
15 4 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
16 3 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.85%) ProxySG
17 2 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 48 (13.52%) SCCM
2 20 (5.63%) Tivoli
3 14 (3.94%) WSUS
4 13 (3.66%) EdgeSight
4 13 (3.66%) SCOM
5 12 (3.38%) Netcool
6 10 (2.82%) AirWatch
6 10 (2.82%) AppDNA
6 10 (2.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (2.25%) NetBackup
7 8 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (1.41%) SafeCom
9 5 (1.41%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.13%) Amdocs OSS
10 4 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.85%) OPNET
11 3 (0.85%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 162 (45.63%) VMware
2 140 (39.44%) Microsoft
3 56 (15.77%) Cisco
4 49 (13.80%) HP
5 40 (11.27%) CheckPoint
6 31 (8.73%) Dell
7 17 (4.79%) Wyse
8 16 (4.51%) IBM
8 16 (4.51%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.51%) SAP
9 15 (4.23%) Extreme Networks
9 15 (4.23%) Veritas
10 14 (3.94%) Oracle
11 12 (3.38%) Xamarin
12 11 (3.10%) AppSense
12 11 (3.10%) EMC
12 11 (3.10%) F5
12 11 (3.10%) Sophos
12 11 (3.10%) Symantec
13 10 (2.82%) Blue Coat
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