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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 44 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.95% 2.18% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 8.49% 4.88% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 4
Median daily rate £475 £361 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% +97.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £205 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £433 £267
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £313 £301
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
UK

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
212 389 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.70% 44.71% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 278 170
Median daily rate £375 £367 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.48 £21.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 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
South Wales +23 16 £475 +29.25% 1
West Wales - 2 - -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (50.00%) Migration
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) HP
8 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (33.33%) SAN
8 8 (33.33%) NetApp
9 7 (29.17%) SAP
9 7 (29.17%) Information Security
9 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (29.17%) XenApp
9 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
10 6 (25.00%) Service Management
11 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
11 5 (20.83%) Firewall
11 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
12 4 (16.67%) DNS
12 4 (16.67%) DHCP
13 3 (12.50%) SDLC
13 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
13 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) Skype
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Migration Architect
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) NetApp
5 7 (29.17%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Altiris
8 1 (4.17%) arcserve
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Lotus
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos