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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 43 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 9 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.80% 2.45% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 5.44% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £213 £385 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.80% +48.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £343 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £447 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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
171 294 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.13% 44.95% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 202 140
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.78 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 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
Cardiff +13 5 £325 -15.58% 1
Newport - 2 £200 -
Bridgend - 1 £150 -
Citrix
Wales

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (8.33%) ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (8.33%) Information Security
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (8.33%) NFS
5 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Altiris
5 1 (8.33%) arcserve
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos