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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 78 84 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs citing Citrix 252 237 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.62% 2.39% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.35% 5.17% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 118 140
Median daily rate £358 £360 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 34
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.96 £12.40 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £40.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
4712 4582 4455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.95% 46.17% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2808 2452 2228
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 250 258
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 0 85 £355 -2.06% 12
Surrey +22 56 £325 -2.98% 5
Berkshire -10 42 £298 -25.56% 16
Buckinghamshire +19 32 £425 +30.76% 6
Kent -20 13 £315 +100.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 12 £305 +1.66% 6
West Sussex -12 12 £425 +46.55% 4
East Sussex -23 2 £281 -25.00% 3
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 363 (79.43%) Windows
2 262 (57.33%) Active Directory
3 250 (54.70%) VMware
4 185 (40.48%) Windows Server
5 184 (40.26%) Microsoft
6 172 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 130 (28.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 120 (26.26%) XenApp
9 119 (26.04%) Linux
10 108 (23.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 107 (23.41%) SQL
12 100 (21.88%) DNS
13 95 (20.79%) ITIL
14 94 (20.57%) Cisco
15 87 (19.04%) Security Cleared
16 82 (17.94%) Data Centre
17 80 (17.51%) Change Management
18 78 (17.07%) MS Exchange
19 77 (16.85%) SQL Server
20 76 (16.63%) Oracle
21 74 (16.19%) HP
22 73 (15.97%) SCCM
23 71 (15.54%) Windows 7
24 67 (14.66%) PowerShell
25 66 (14.44%) SC Cleared
26 65 (14.22%) DHCP
26 65 (14.22%) Firewall
27 64 (14.00%) XenDesktop
28 61 (13.35%) MS Excel
29 60 (13.13%) SAN

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 78 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 33 (7.22%) Skype for Business
4 25 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (4.81%) IIS
6 15 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
10 5 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.44%) Apache
13 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.22%) JBoss
14 1 (0.22%) SAS
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (13.35%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.10%) MS Office
3 10 (2.19%) ProjectWise
4 6 (1.31%) MS Project
4 6 (1.31%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.10%) Office 365
2 18 (3.94%) IaaS
3 17 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.50%) PaaS
5 9 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.66%) SaaS
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
9 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 100 (21.88%) DNS
2 65 (14.22%) DHCP
2 65 (14.22%) Firewall
3 60 (13.13%) SAN
4 45 (9.85%) LAN
5 44 (9.63%) NetScaler
6 43 (9.41%) WAN
7 37 (8.10%) TCP/IP
8 33 (7.22%) VPN
9 32 (7.00%) Internet
10 26 (5.69%) FTP
11 20 (4.38%) SSL
12 16 (3.50%) Wireless
13 15 (3.28%) IPsec
14 13 (2.84%) NAS
14 13 (2.84%) SMTP
15 12 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
17 10 (2.19%) VLAN
17 10 (2.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.35%) DB2
3 20 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (3.94%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.31%) FileMaker
9 5 (1.09%) MS Access
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.88%) QlikView
11 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.44%) MySQL
12 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.44%) MSI
2 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.44%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (12.69%) Finance
2 23 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.19%) Retail
4 8 (1.75%) Billing
5 7 (1.53%) Back Office
5 7 (1.53%) Military
6 6 (1.31%) Banking
7 5 (1.09%) Publishing
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) German Language
10 2 (0.44%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 63 (13.79%) Architect
2 54 (11.82%) Analyst
3 53 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (9.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 44 (9.63%) Support Engineer
5 35 (7.66%) Consultant
5 35 (7.66%) Project Manager
6 34 (7.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 34 (7.44%) Windows Engineer
7 27 (5.91%) Citrix Engineer
7 27 (5.91%) Infrastructure Manager
8 26 (5.69%) Technical Architect
9 25 (5.47%) Citrix Specialist
9 25 (5.47%) VMware Specialist
10 23 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (5.03%) Linux Operator
10 23 (5.03%) Linux Specialist
10 23 (5.03%) Support Analyst
11 21 (4.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 21 (4.60%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.50%) .NET
2 9 (1.97%) Regular Expression
3 7 (1.53%) Middleware
4 4 (0.88%) Web Services
5 3 (0.66%) HTML
6 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.44%) CSS
6 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) CSS3
7 1 (0.22%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.22%) HTML5
7 1 (0.22%) jQuery
7 1 (0.22%) LAMP
7 1 (0.22%) MDX
7 1 (0.22%) ODBC
7 1 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.94%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.00%) iSeries
3 29 (6.35%) AS400
4 25 (5.47%) Clustering
5 21 (4.60%) Blackberry
6 20 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.50%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.41%) PKI
9 9 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.97%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.97%) iPhone
9 9 (1.97%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.75%) Cryptography
10 8 (1.75%) iPad
10 8 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.53%) CMDB
11 7 (1.53%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.31%) CESG
12 6 (1.31%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 363 (79.43%) Windows
2 185 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 172 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 119 (26.04%) Linux
5 108 (23.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (15.54%) Windows 7
7 59 (12.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (12.25%) Unix
9 25 (5.47%) Windows XP
10 20 (4.38%) Windows 10
11 18 (3.94%) AIX
12 15 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.75%) HPUX
13 8 (1.75%) Solaris
13 8 (1.75%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.75%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.53%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.09%) SUSE
17 4 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.79%) ITIL
2 80 (17.51%) Change Management
3 54 (11.82%) Project Management
4 45 (9.85%) Migration
5 34 (7.44%) Incident Management
6 31 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 27 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (4.81%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (4.60%) PRINCE2
9 21 (4.60%) Problem Management
10 20 (4.38%) Infrastructure Management
10 20 (4.38%) Service Management
11 18 (3.94%) Service Delivery
12 17 (3.72%) Load Balancing
12 17 (3.72%) Technical Architecture
12 17 (3.72%) TOGAF
13 16 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.06%) B2B
15 11 (2.41%) Patch Management
16 10 (2.19%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 107 (23.41%) SQL
2 67 (14.66%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.06%) VBScript
4 7 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.53%) Perl
5 6 (1.31%) C
6 5 (1.09%) Python
7 4 (0.88%) Java
7 4 (0.88%) Ruby
8 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.66%) PHP
8 3 (0.66%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) C#
9 1 (0.22%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (19.04%) Security Cleared
2 66 (14.44%) SC Cleared
3 52 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (7.88%) MCSE
5 21 (4.60%) DV Cleared
6 17 (3.72%) Degree
6 17 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (3.50%) CCNA
7 16 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (2.63%) MCITP
9 10 (2.19%) MCP
9 10 (2.19%) MCSA
10 9 (1.97%) MCTS
11 8 (1.75%) CISSP
11 8 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.31%) CCA
12 6 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (1.31%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.13%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) RMADS
4 3 (0.66%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 262 (57.33%) Active Directory
2 130 (28.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (26.26%) XenApp
4 64 (14.00%) XenDesktop
5 55 (12.04%) XenServer
6 47 (10.28%) vSphere
7 35 (7.66%) Hyper-V
8 24 (5.25%) VMware ESX
9 22 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 22 (4.81%) Terminal Services
10 17 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.84%) Terminal Server
12 9 (1.97%) BitLocker
12 9 (1.97%) Sendmail
13 8 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.53%) KVM
15 6 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.88%) ISA Server
16 4 (0.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (15.97%) SCCM
2 33 (7.22%) Tivoli
3 21 (4.60%) SCOM
4 18 (3.94%) WSUS
5 17 (3.72%) SCVMM
6 14 (3.06%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.19%) EdgeSight
8 9 (1.97%) Netcool
8 9 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (1.97%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.75%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 6 (1.31%) HP SiteScope
11 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.09%) Nagios
11 5 (1.09%) vRealize
12 4 (0.88%) Amdocs OSS
12 4 (0.88%) Unicenter
12 4 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 250 (54.70%) VMware
2 184 (40.26%) Microsoft
3 94 (20.57%) Cisco
4 76 (16.63%) Oracle
5 74 (16.19%) HP
6 40 (8.75%) IBM
7 31 (6.78%) NetApp
8 28 (6.13%) CheckPoint
9 25 (5.47%) EMC
10 24 (5.25%) Red Hat
11 19 (4.16%) Dell
11 19 (4.16%) Remedy
12 18 (3.94%) IronPort
13 17 (3.72%) Wyse
14 16 (3.50%) Veritas
15 14 (3.06%) F5
16 13 (2.84%) CommVault
17 11 (2.41%) AppSense
18 10 (2.19%) Blue Coat
18 10 (2.19%) Symantec
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