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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / West Midlands
Rank 95 80 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -37
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 1.81% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 3.77% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 29
Median daily rate £294 £300 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £158 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £390 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £357
% change year-on-year
- -8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.45 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.42%

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
1053 1247 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.37% 48.09% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 636 578
Median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 32 105
Median hourly rate £16.99 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.81 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £23.00 £40.00
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 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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
Birmingham -17 8 £263 -7.07% 5
Staffordshire -1 6 £425 - 1
Coventry -2 6 £207 -22.52%
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £406 - 4
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
2 39 (62.90%) Windows
3 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (48.39%) VMware
4 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
5 19 (30.65%) MS Exchange
6 17 (27.42%) Office 365
7 15 (24.19%) Cisco
8 14 (22.58%) ITIL
9 13 (20.97%) XenApp
9 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
9 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
11 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
12 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
12 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (14.52%) SQL
14 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
15 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.29%) MS Office
15 7 (11.29%) DHCP
15 7 (11.29%) DNS
15 7 (11.29%) VMware ESX
15 7 (11.29%) Migration
16 6 (9.68%) Firewall
16 6 (9.68%) MCSE
16 6 (9.68%) Dell

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 19 (30.65%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Office 365
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) DHCP
1 7 (11.29%) DNS
2 6 (9.68%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 4 (6.45%) LAN
4 4 (6.45%) Network Security
5 3 (4.84%) NetScaler
5 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
1 1 (1.61%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Architect
3 5 (8.06%) Operations Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Support Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Citrix Support
5 3 (4.84%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) NHS
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) Unix
10 1 (1.61%) AIX
10 1 (1.61%) Android
10 1 (1.61%) Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
3 7 (11.29%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Change Management
6 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.23%) Escalation Management
7 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.23%) Service Design
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) C
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCSE
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCA
5 1 (1.61%) CCDA
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) CCSA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) GCIH
5 1 (1.61%) GIAC
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
5 1 (1.61%) MOS
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) XenApp
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.23%) XenServer
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.61%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
1 30 (48.39%) VMware
2 15 (24.19%) Cisco
3 6 (9.68%) Dell
3 6 (9.68%) Veeam
4 4 (6.45%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) Veritas
5 3 (4.84%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.23%) Avaya
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.23%) Nortel
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) Acronis
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.61%) Toshiba
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