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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 19 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.41% 2.11% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 8.96% 7.14% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +47.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +6.15%

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
67 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.07% 29.58% 51.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 34
Median daily rate £353 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.98% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.78 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £17.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Stoke-on-Trent -4 1 £425 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
1 1 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) ICT Support Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Dell