The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 107 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 34 86 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 3.40% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 7.48% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 31
Median daily rate £300 £240 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £143 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £395 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +12.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.61 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% -33.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £9.50 £10.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -
Citrix
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1273 1150 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.35% 45.40% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 565 579
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 107
Median hourly rate £15.43 £15.85 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £10.36 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Birmingham -31 18 £273 +36.25% 8
Coventry -17 6 £306 +27.60% 1
Staffordshire -5 3 - - 1
Warwickshire -3 2 £455 +82.00% 2
Shropshire -4 2 £275 -26.66% 1
West Bromwich -3 1 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (59.52%) Windows
3 42 (50.00%) VMware
4 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
6 31 (36.90%) XenApp
6 31 (36.90%) Windows Server
7 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 19 (22.62%) Cisco
9 18 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 17 (20.24%) DNS
11 16 (19.05%) DHCP
11 16 (19.05%) SQL
11 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (19.05%) XenDesktop
11 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (17.86%) Data Centre
13 14 (16.67%) SAN
14 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
14 13 (15.48%) ITIL
14 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
14 13 (15.48%) Office 365
14 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (14.29%) Dell
15 12 (14.29%) SCCM
16 10 (11.90%) Windows 7
16 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (11.90%) MS Office
16 10 (11.90%) Firewall

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.19%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Office
2 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.48%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) DHCP
3 14 (16.67%) SAN
4 10 (11.90%) Firewall
4 10 (11.90%) NetScaler
5 9 (10.71%) NAS
5 9 (10.71%) VLAN
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.95%) WAN
8 3 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.57%) LAN
8 3 (3.57%) MPLS
8 3 (3.57%) VPN
8 3 (3.57%) Wireless
9 2 (2.38%) DAB
9 2 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.19%) 2G
10 1 (1.19%) 3G
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.38%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) HDInsight
4 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.38%) Back Office
1 2 (2.38%) Finance
1 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) French Language
2 1 (1.19%) German Language
2 1 (1.19%) Publishing
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Architect
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Citrix Support
4 8 (9.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 6 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) VMware Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Azure Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.52%) PDA
4 6 (7.14%) Clustering
4 6 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) CESG
6 4 (4.76%) Replication
7 3 (3.57%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.57%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.19%) CMDB
9 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.19%) NHS
9 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (59.52%) Windows
2 31 (36.90%) Windows Server
3 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.14%) Linux
8 5 (5.95%) Unix
9 3 (3.57%) Solaris
9 3 (3.57%) SUSE
9 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.19%) AIX
11 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.48%) ITIL
1 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
2 8 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.95%) Migration
4 5 (5.95%) Network Design
4 5 (5.95%) Patch Management
5 4 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.38%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.38%) Change Management
6 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.38%) Machine Learning
6 2 (2.38%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.38%) Network Management
6 2 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.14%) MCSE
5 3 (3.57%) CCA
5 3 (3.57%) CCNA
5 3 (3.57%) CCNP
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.57%) MCSA
6 2 (2.38%) CCDA
6 2 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) Degree
7 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.19%) MCITP
7 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (36.90%) XenApp
3 16 (19.05%) XenDesktop
4 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.14%) vSphere
6 6 (7.14%) XenServer
7 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.95%) VMware Server
8 4 (4.76%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 42 (50.00%) VMware
2 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.62%) Cisco
4 12 (14.29%) Dell
5 6 (7.14%) Veeam
6 5 (5.95%) Avaya
6 5 (5.95%) HP
6 5 (5.95%) Sophos
7 4 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.57%) 3Com
8 3 (3.57%) EMC
8 3 (3.57%) Nortel
8 3 (3.57%) Symantec
9 2 (2.38%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.38%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.19%) Brocade
10 1 (1.19%) Huawei
10 1 (1.19%) Orchard
10 1 (1.19%) PlateSpin
10 1 (1.19%) Riverbed
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