The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 66 52 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Contract jobs citing Citrix 81 91 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.77% 3.05% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 6.51% 8.16% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 60 39
Median daily rate £375 £271 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.24% -23.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £113 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £481 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.19 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.87% +39.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £19.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £60.11 £20.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.92 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +2.54%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1245 1115 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.59% 37.33% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 636 827
Median daily rate £370 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 99 81
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.60 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.77 £41.30 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Wiltshire +15 26 £388 -15.76% 1
Gloucestershire +6 26 £400 -6.97% 4
Bristol -20 8 £313 +31.57% 3
Dorset -7 7 £133 -40.44% 2
Devon -6 5 £333 +66.25% 2
Somerset -8 3 - - 3
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 104 (70.75%) Windows
2 77 (52.38%) VMware
3 76 (51.70%) Active Directory
4 74 (50.34%) Microsoft
5 52 (35.37%) Windows Server
6 41 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (24.49%) ITIL
8 33 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (21.77%) Windows 7
9 32 (21.77%) Migration
10 28 (19.05%) XenApp
11 27 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 26 (17.69%) Finance
13 25 (17.01%) Web Services
14 24 (16.33%) MS Exchange
14 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (16.33%) SCCM
15 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
16 22 (14.97%) Xen
16 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (14.29%) SOA
18 20 (13.61%) WSDL
18 20 (13.61%) XML
18 20 (13.61%) XSD
18 20 (13.61%) REST
19 19 (12.93%) TOGAF
19 19 (12.93%) Cisco
20 18 (12.24%) Blackberry
20 18 (12.24%) XenDesktop

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 24 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.84%) Confluence
3 12 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.40%) IBM Domino
5 5 (3.40%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.56%) MS Office
3 5 (3.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.84%) GitHub
2 12 (8.16%) Office 365
3 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.36%) IaaS
6 2 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) SAN
2 14 (9.52%) Internet
2 14 (9.52%) VPN
3 12 (8.16%) DNS
4 11 (7.48%) DHCP
4 11 (7.48%) LAN
4 11 (7.48%) WAN
5 10 (6.80%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.40%) Firewall
6 5 (3.40%) VoIP
7 4 (2.72%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.72%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.72%) SSL
8 3 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.36%) Wireless
10 1 (0.68%) HTTP
10 1 (0.68%) NAS
10 1 (0.68%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Jenkins
1 13 (8.84%) JIRA
1 13 (8.84%) Maven
2 8 (5.44%) LoadRunner
3 7 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 26 (17.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.40%) Billing
3 5 (3.40%) Law
4 4 (2.72%) Back Office
5 2 (1.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (19.05%) Analyst
2 26 (17.69%) Support Engineer
3 25 (17.01%) Architect
4 20 (13.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Desktop Support
7 10 (6.80%) Consultant
7 10 (6.80%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.44%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.01%) Web Services
2 20 (13.61%) REST
2 20 (13.61%) WSDL
2 20 (13.61%) XML
2 20 (13.61%) XSD
3 1 (0.68%) COM
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.80%) NHS
3 10 (6.80%) Private Cloud
4 8 (5.44%) Fat Client
4 8 (5.44%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.08%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.72%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.04%) iPhone
7 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) CMDB
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.68%) Handset
9 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 104 (70.75%) Windows
2 52 (35.37%) Windows Server
3 33 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (21.77%) Windows 7
5 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.80%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.08%) Linux
9 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.40%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.72%) Android
10 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.49%) ITIL
2 32 (21.77%) Migration
3 21 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.29%) SOA
4 19 (12.93%) TOGAF
5 16 (10.88%) MODAF
6 14 (9.52%) Service Management
7 13 (8.84%) Data Migration
7 13 (8.84%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (6.80%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.12%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.44%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.44%) Load Testing
10 8 (5.44%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (5.44%) Performance Testing
11 7 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.76%) Software Licensing
12 6 (4.08%) Data Architecture
12 6 (4.08%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.84%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.48%) SQL
3 6 (4.08%) Java
4 3 (2.04%) VB
5 2 (1.36%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.68%) Perl
6 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.80%) CCNA
4 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.80%) MCSE
5 8 (5.44%) MCP
5 8 (5.44%) MCSA
6 7 (4.76%) MCDST
6 7 (4.76%) MCSD
7 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.72%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 12 (8.16%) HL7
System Software
1 76 (51.70%) Active Directory
2 41 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (19.05%) XenApp
4 22 (14.97%) Xen
5 18 (12.24%) XenDesktop
6 15 (10.20%) Hyper-V
6 15 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (4.76%) Docker
8 5 (3.40%) vSphere
8 5 (3.40%) XenServer
9 4 (2.72%) BitLocker
9 4 (2.72%) UAG
10 2 (1.36%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (16.33%) SCCM
2 5 (3.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.04%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.36%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.68%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.68%) Nagios
5 1 (0.68%) Puppet
5 1 (0.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (52.38%) VMware
2 74 (50.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.93%) Cisco
4 17 (11.56%) HP
5 11 (7.48%) Oracle
6 10 (6.80%) Apple
7 9 (6.12%) AppSense
7 9 (6.12%) Dell
8 7 (4.76%) Remedy
8 7 (4.76%) Symantec
9 5 (3.40%) Adobe
9 5 (3.40%) BMC
9 5 (3.40%) Lotus
9 5 (3.40%) Sophos
10 4 (2.72%) CA
10 4 (2.72%) Canon
11 3 (2.04%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.36%) Avaya
12 2 (1.36%) NetApp
12 2 (1.36%) Wyse
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £120 - £130 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
onezeero.
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £15.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 9 days ago