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 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 90 106 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Contract jobs citing Citrix 50 47 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.79% 1.42% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.30% 3.47% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 58
Median daily rate £250 £275 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £156 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £495 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £33.00 £19.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £16.50 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £37.20 £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
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
1164 1356 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.78% 40.95% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 816 875
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 86 77
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.91 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 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
Bristol +11 29 £255 +2.00% 2
Devon -2 5 £150 -45.45% 1
Gloucestershire +1 4 £143 -63.46% 4
Wiltshire +8 3 £115 -61.66%
Dorset +4 2 - - 3
Somerset +25 1 £275 - 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 101 (74.26%) Windows
2 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 67 (49.26%) VMware
4 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 50 (36.76%) Windows Server
6 42 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (27.21%) Security Cleared
8 36 (26.47%) Windows 7
9 31 (22.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (21.32%) Migration
12 28 (20.59%) SC Cleared
13 26 (19.12%) Web Services
14 24 (17.65%) XML
14 24 (17.65%) Xen
14 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
14 24 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
15 23 (16.91%) REST
15 23 (16.91%) TOGAF
15 23 (16.91%) XSD
15 23 (16.91%) ITIL
15 23 (16.91%) SOA
15 23 (16.91%) WSDL
16 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (16.18%) MS Excel
16 22 (16.18%) MS Office
16 22 (16.18%) XenApp
17 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
17 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (13.24%) MODAF

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 18 (13.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.03%) Confluence
3 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 7 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.21%) IIS
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.74%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (16.18%) MS Excel
1 22 (16.18%) MS Office
2 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) GitHub
2 8 (5.88%) Office 365
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.47%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.74%) PaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) Firewall
2 15 (11.03%) DNS
2 15 (11.03%) SAN
3 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.82%) DHCP
4 12 (8.82%) NetScaler
5 10 (7.35%) LAN
6 9 (6.62%) Internet
7 7 (5.15%) VPN
8 6 (4.41%) WAN
9 3 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.21%) Extranet
9 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.21%) SSL
9 3 (2.21%) VoIP
10 2 (1.47%) Intranet
10 2 (1.47%) Wireless
11 1 (0.74%) 3G
11 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.15%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Jenkins
1 15 (11.03%) JIRA
1 15 (11.03%) Maven
2 7 (5.15%) Hudson
3 5 (3.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (11.03%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.68%) Law
4 2 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.79%) Analyst
2 25 (18.38%) Architect
3 14 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (10.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (8.09%) Desktop Support
5 11 (8.09%) Service Analyst
5 11 (8.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (8.09%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.15%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.41%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Support
10 6 (4.41%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Citrix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.12%) Web Services
2 24 (17.65%) XML
3 23 (16.91%) REST
3 23 (16.91%) WSDL
3 23 (16.91%) XSD
4 3 (2.21%) .NET
5 1 (0.74%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) HTML
5 1 (0.74%) XSL
5 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) NHS
2 12 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.09%) Private Cloud
4 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Fat Client
4 6 (4.41%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.94%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.21%) Clustering
6 3 (2.21%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.21%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) CESG
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.74%) Handset
7 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (74.26%) Windows
2 50 (36.76%) Windows Server
3 36 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 31 (22.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (11.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.88%) Linux
8 6 (4.41%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.68%) Android
9 5 (3.68%) Unix
9 5 (3.68%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.32%) Migration
2 24 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
3 23 (16.91%) ITIL
3 23 (16.91%) SOA
3 23 (16.91%) TOGAF
4 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.24%) MODAF
6 16 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 14 (10.29%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.88%) Data Architecture
9 8 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.68%) Load Testing
11 5 (3.68%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (3.68%) Performance Testing
12 4 (2.94%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.21%) Change Management
13 3 (2.21%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.56%) SQL
2 10 (7.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.94%) Java
4 3 (2.21%) Python
4 3 (2.21%) VB
4 3 (2.21%) VBScript
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (27.21%) Security Cleared
2 28 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (12.50%) MCSE
5 14 (10.29%) MCSA
6 11 (8.09%) MCP
7 8 (5.88%) MCSD
8 6 (4.41%) CCNA
8 6 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.41%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.41%) MCDST
9 5 (3.68%) CCA
9 5 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.74%) CCNP
10 1 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.74%) Degree
10 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) HL7
2 9 (6.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 42 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.65%) Xen
4 22 (16.18%) XenApp
5 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
6 10 (7.35%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.88%) Docker
8 4 (2.94%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.21%) Snort
9 3 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.21%) XenServer
10 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.47%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.74%) Firmware
11 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (10.29%) SCCM
3 5 (3.68%) WSUS
4 4 (2.94%) SCOM
5 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.21%) Nessus
5 3 (2.21%) QRadar
5 3 (2.21%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.47%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.47%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.74%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) MOM
7 1 (0.74%) Nagios
7 1 (0.74%) Puppet
7 1 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (49.26%) VMware
2 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.03%) Cisco
4 12 (8.82%) Oracle
5 7 (5.15%) Intel Security
6 5 (3.68%) Dell
7 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.21%) Apple
8 3 (2.21%) CommVault
8 3 (2.21%) Dell KACE
8 3 (2.21%) HP
8 3 (2.21%) ScanSafe
8 3 (2.21%) Wyse
9 2 (1.47%) Avaya
9 2 (1.47%) BMC
9 2 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.47%) NetApp
9 2 (1.47%) Polycom
9 2 (1.47%) Remedy
9 2 (1.47%) Sophos
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