The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 28 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.88% 2.22% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.48% 6.98% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £10.61 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.88% -48.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Citrix
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 43 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 34.27% 31.85% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 29
Median daily rate £325 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +32.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £299 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.61 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -48.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) CESG
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
5 2 (22.22%) HDInsight
5 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Data Lake
5 2 (22.22%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Power BI
5 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Data Lake
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) HDInsight
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Power BI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CESG
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCA
2 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Dell