The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.53% 2.27% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 4.95% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 3
Median daily rate £475 £368 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
210 323 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.97% 45.82% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 238 129
Median daily rate £400 £367 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.93 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.39% -0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £10.75 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £97.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the South Wales region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the South Wales region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cardiff +17 12 £481 +30.95% 3
Newport +13 1 - -
Citrix
Wales

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) Migration
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) NetApp
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) HP
8 7 (35.00%) SAP
8 7 (35.00%) Information Security
8 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (30.00%) Service Management
9 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (25.00%) Firewall
10 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (25.00%) XenApp
11 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) DHCP
11 4 (20.00%) DNS
12 3 (15.00%) Cisco
12 3 (15.00%) Project Management
12 3 (15.00%) Clustering
12 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
12 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Migration Architect
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Altiris
6 1 (5.00%) arcserve
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
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