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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 61 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.32% 2.58% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 6.25% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 23
Median daily rate £300 £170 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -56.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £136 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £299 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
223 208 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.92% 41.27% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 137 142
Median daily rate £350 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
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 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 1 May 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 1 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
Cardiff -26 4 £238 +39.70%
Newport - 2 £300 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £400 - 2
Citrix
Wales

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 Wales region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 29 (85.29%) VMware
2 23 (67.65%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 19 (55.88%) Cisco
5 15 (44.12%) HP
6 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (32.35%) CCNA
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) Firewall
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
10 9 (26.47%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (26.47%) Internet
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) AIX
11 8 (23.53%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) SAN
11 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
11 8 (23.53%) Migration
11 8 (23.53%) Logistics
12 7 (20.59%) NetApp
12 7 (20.59%) SLA
13 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange

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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) Internet
3 8 (23.53%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) LAN
4 6 (17.65%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 4 (11.76%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Network Support
3 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) AIX
6 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
3 8 (23.53%) Logistics
3 8 (23.53%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) ITSM
5 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.94%) ERP
7 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNA
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) VMware
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 15 (44.12%) HP
4 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) SAP
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) arcserve
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam