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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 70 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Citrix 79 48 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.50% 2.01% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.25% 4.51% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 35
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £468 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £16.60 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
1505 1064 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.60% 44.63% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 570 542
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 76 86
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.85 £34.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -14 19 £463 +60.86% 3
Solihull - 15 - -
Warwickshire -3 6 £268 -42.28% 2
Worcestershire - 6 £240 - 1
Coventry -18 5 £325 +34.02% 3
Staffordshire 0 4 £420 +110.00% 1
Shropshire -30 3 - - 1
Herefordshire -6 2 £100 -73.68%
Halesowen - 2 £240 -
Walsall - 2 - - 1
West Bromwich -4 1 £300 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 75 (52.82%) Windows
2 73 (51.41%) Active Directory
3 53 (37.32%) Security Cleared
4 49 (34.51%) SC Cleared
5 44 (30.99%) VMware
6 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
7 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (27.46%) Windows Server
9 38 (26.76%) NetScaler
10 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (22.54%) XenApp
12 31 (21.83%) XenDesktop
13 29 (20.42%) Cisco
14 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (16.20%) SCCM
16 22 (15.49%) Migration
16 22 (15.49%) ITIL
16 22 (15.49%) Windows 7
17 19 (13.38%) MS Office
18 18 (12.68%) SQL
19 17 (11.97%) MS Exchange
19 17 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (11.27%) SAN
21 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
22 14 (9.86%) XenServer
22 14 (9.86%) Firewall
22 14 (9.86%) DNS
22 14 (9.86%) Network Design
23 13 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
23 13 (9.15%) Hybrid Cloud

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 17 (11.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.63%) Skype for Business
3 7 (4.93%) IIS
3 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.23%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.82%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Drupal
8 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Office
2 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.63%) Office 365
4 2 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.76%) NetScaler
2 16 (11.27%) SAN
3 14 (9.86%) DNS
3 14 (9.86%) Firewall
4 11 (7.75%) DAB
4 11 (7.75%) Wireless
5 9 (6.34%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (5.63%) DHCP
7 7 (4.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.93%) WAN
8 6 (4.23%) LAN
8 6 (4.23%) VoIP
9 5 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (3.52%) NAS
9 5 (3.52%) VPN
10 4 (2.82%) SSL
10 4 (2.82%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.82%) VLAN
11 3 (2.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.41%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.41%) HDInsight
3 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.41%) MySQL
3 2 (1.41%) Power BI
General
1 5 (3.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Legal
3 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) French Language
4 1 (0.70%) German Language
4 1 (0.70%) Law
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (17.61%) Architect
2 17 (11.97%) Support Engineer
3 16 (11.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (9.86%) Citrix Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (5.63%) Migration Architect
8 8 (5.63%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Citrix Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Citrix Specialist
10 6 (4.23%) Citrix Support
10 6 (4.23%) Designer
10 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (4.23%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) .NET
1 3 (2.11%) WAP
2 2 (1.41%) Web Services
2 2 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.70%) CSS
3 1 (0.70%) CSS3
3 1 (0.70%) HTML
3 1 (0.70%) HTML5
3 1 (0.70%) jQuery
3 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (4.93%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.23%) PDA
4 5 (3.52%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.52%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.11%) CESG
5 3 (2.11%) Clustering
5 3 (2.11%) CMDB
5 3 (2.11%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.11%) PKI
5 3 (2.11%) Replication
6 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.41%) BYOD
6 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.41%) NHS
6 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (52.82%) Windows
2 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (27.46%) Windows Server
4 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (15.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.04%) Windows 10
7 10 (7.04%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.93%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.23%) Linux
10 2 (1.41%) Unix
10 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.49%) ITIL
1 22 (15.49%) Migration
2 14 (9.86%) Network Design
3 9 (6.34%) Load Balancing
4 8 (5.63%) Presales
4 8 (5.63%) Project Management
5 7 (4.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.52%) Patch Management
6 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.52%) Service Management
7 4 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 3 (2.11%) Information Security
8 3 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.11%) Line Management
8 3 (2.11%) Network Architecture
8 3 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (2.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.68%) SQL
2 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.41%) Java
3 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (0.70%) C
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) C++
4 1 (0.70%) Python
4 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (37.32%) Security Cleared
2 49 (34.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.04%) CCNA
3 10 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.93%) CCNP
6 4 (2.82%) LPIC
7 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.41%) CCA
8 2 (1.41%) Degree
8 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.41%) MCSA
8 2 (1.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.70%) CCDA
9 1 (0.70%) CCDP
9 1 (0.70%) CCIE
9 1 (0.70%) HNC
9 1 (0.70%) MCP
9 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) COBIT
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.70%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (51.41%) Active Directory
2 32 (22.54%) XenApp
3 31 (21.83%) XenDesktop
4 17 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (9.86%) XenServer
6 7 (4.93%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.52%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.82%) Firmware
8 4 (2.82%) vSphere
9 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (16.20%) SCCM
2 7 (4.93%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.93%) SCOM
3 6 (4.23%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.82%) WSUS
6 3 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.11%) SmoothWall
7 2 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.41%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.70%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.70%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 44 (30.99%) VMware
2 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
3 29 (20.42%) Cisco
4 12 (8.45%) Dell
5 11 (7.75%) Sophos
6 10 (7.04%) IBM
6 10 (7.04%) Rackspace
7 8 (5.63%) Juniper
7 8 (5.63%) NetApp
8 6 (4.23%) Aruba
8 6 (4.23%) EMC
9 5 (3.52%) HP
9 5 (3.52%) Lotus
9 5 (3.52%) Symantec
10 4 (2.82%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.11%) Oracle
12 2 (1.41%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.41%) Nortel
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