The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
UK / Wales
Rank 51 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.74% 4.62% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 10.71% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 16
Median daily rate £183 £188 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 - £16.13
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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
258 252 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.69% 43.08% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 171 191
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 19
Median hourly rate £15.77 £25.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.92% +96.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 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
South Wales -6 7 £150 -20.00% 2
North Wales - 3 - -
West Wales - 1 £215 -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 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 Wales region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
6 10 (37.04%) MS Office
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) Migration
8 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.93%) SAN
9 7 (25.93%) HP
10 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) NetApp
10 6 (22.22%) SAP
10 6 (22.22%) Information Security
11 5 (18.52%) Service Management
11 5 (18.52%) XenApp
12 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (14.81%) Firewall
12 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
12 4 (14.81%) DHCP
12 4 (14.81%) DNS
13 3 (11.11%) Cisco
13 3 (11.11%) Lotus
13 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
13 3 (11.11%) MS Excel

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Migration Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) NetApp
4 6 (22.22%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Lotus
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) arcserve
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £11.17 per annum
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