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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / South West
Rank 87 77 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 41 71 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.60% 2.38% 3.16%
As % of the Vendors category 3.89% 5.74% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 52
Median daily rate £313 £275 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £124 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £23.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%

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
1055 1238 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.13% 41.54% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 822 740
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 72 97
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 0 15 £300 +44.57% 10
Wiltshire +10 12 £355 +42.00% 1
Devon +9 5 £135 -28.94%
Gloucestershire -12 4 £113 -60.86% 1
Somerset +2 2 £110 -72.50%
Dorset -7 2 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 77 (80.21%) Windows
2 59 (61.46%) Active Directory
3 48 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 44 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 30 (31.25%) VMware
6 29 (30.21%) Windows Server
7 28 (29.17%) MS Office
8 26 (27.08%) MS Excel
8 26 (27.08%) XenApp
9 24 (25.00%) SCCM
10 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
10 22 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
12 17 (17.71%) ITIL
13 16 (16.67%) DNS
13 16 (16.67%) Cisco
14 14 (14.58%) DHCP
14 14 (14.58%) Firewall
15 13 (13.54%) Finance
15 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
16 12 (12.50%) Linux
16 12 (12.50%) NetScaler
17 11 (11.46%) Fat Client
17 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
17 11 (11.46%) SLA
17 11 (11.46%) Thin Client
17 11 (11.46%) Internet
17 11 (11.46%) Intel Security

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 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (29.17%) MS Office
2 26 (27.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) DNS
2 14 (14.58%) DHCP
2 14 (14.58%) Firewall
3 12 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 11 (11.46%) Internet
5 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.33%) Wireless
7 6 (6.25%) LAN
8 4 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.17%) SNMP
8 4 (4.17%) VPN
9 3 (3.13%) Extranet
9 3 (3.13%) VoIP
9 3 (3.13%) WAN
10 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.08%) SSL
11 1 (1.04%) 4G
11 1 (1.04%) NAS
11 1 (1.04%) SAN
11 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Back Office
3 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Service Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Desktop Support
5 8 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Consultant
6 7 (7.29%) IT Support
7 6 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (5.21%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
1 4 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Fat Client
1 11 (11.46%) Thin Client
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.17%) PKI
5 4 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (1.04%) CMDB
7 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (80.21%) Windows
2 48 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 29 (30.21%) Windows Server
4 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.50%) Linux
6 9 (9.38%) Unix
6 9 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.13%) AIX
9 3 (3.13%) Android
10 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) ITIL
2 10 (10.42%) Migration
3 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.25%) Information Security
4 6 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 6 (6.25%) SIEM
5 5 (5.21%) Analytics
5 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.21%) Network Management
5 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.21%) Time Management
6 4 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.13%) Application Packaging
7 3 (3.13%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.33%) SQL
3 4 (4.17%) Java
3 4 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.21%) MCP
5 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.17%) MCSE
5 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.13%) CCA
6 3 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.08%) Degree
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (2.08%) SANS
8 1 (1.04%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) CCNP
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 59 (61.46%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.08%) XenApp
3 22 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.29%) VMware ESX
6 6 (6.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.21%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.21%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (4.17%) BitLocker
8 4 (4.17%) Snort
9 2 (2.08%) XenServer
10 1 (1.04%) Firmware
10 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) Nagios
2 4 (4.17%) Nessus
2 4 (4.17%) QRadar
2 4 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.13%) SCDPM
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
4 2 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.04%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) MOM
5 1 (1.04%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.25%) VMware
3 16 (16.67%) Cisco
4 11 (11.46%) Intel Security
5 10 (10.42%) AppSense
6 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.33%) Wyse
8 7 (7.29%) Dell
9 6 (6.25%) Apple
9 6 (6.25%) Oracle
10 5 (5.21%) Sophos
10 5 (5.21%) Symantec
11 4 (4.17%) ScanSafe
12 3 (3.13%) CA
12 3 (3.13%) Dell KACE
12 3 (3.13%) IBM
12 3 (3.13%) Juniper
12 3 (3.13%) Polycom
13 2 (2.08%) CommVault
13 2 (2.08%) HP
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