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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 95 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -26
Contract jobs citing Citrix 51 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.58% 2.13% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 3.32% 4.95% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 40
Median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
- +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £16.60 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
1535 1071 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.42% 42.98% 49.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 548 611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 78 96
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.88 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £31.44 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -18 13 £250 -13.04% 4
Worcestershire - 9 £240 - 1
Solihull 0 7 - - 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £510 +155.00% 1
Warwickshire -9 4 £330 -22.35%
Coventry -17 4 £325 +20.37% 2
Walsall - 3 £125 - 1
Herefordshire -3 2 £100 -73.68%
Shropshire -24 1 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 77 (55.40%) Active Directory
2 75 (53.96%) Windows
3 49 (35.25%) VMware
3 49 (35.25%) Security Cleared
4 47 (33.81%) Windows Server
5 45 (32.37%) SC Cleared
6 40 (28.78%) Microsoft
7 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (26.62%) NetScaler
10 32 (23.02%) Cisco
11 29 (20.86%) XenApp
12 28 (20.14%) XenDesktop
12 28 (20.14%) MS Exchange
13 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (15.11%) SAN
15 20 (14.39%) DNS
15 20 (14.39%) ITIL
15 20 (14.39%) SCCM
16 19 (13.67%) Migration
16 19 (13.67%) Firewall
16 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (12.95%) MS Office
18 17 (12.23%) SQL
18 17 (12.23%) Windows 7
18 17 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (9.35%) DHCP
20 13 (9.35%) Dell
20 13 (9.35%) Network Design

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 28 (20.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (5.76%) Skype for Business
3 7 (5.04%) IIS
3 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.32%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.88%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.72%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Drupal
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (12.95%) MS Office
2 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.44%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (26.62%) NetScaler
2 21 (15.11%) SAN
3 20 (14.39%) DNS
4 19 (13.67%) Firewall
5 13 (9.35%) DHCP
6 11 (7.91%) DAB
6 11 (7.91%) Wireless
7 10 (7.19%) NAS
8 9 (6.47%) VLAN
9 8 (5.76%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.32%) VoIP
10 6 (4.32%) WAN
11 5 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.60%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (3.60%) LAN
11 5 (3.60%) VPN
12 4 (2.88%) SSL
12 4 (2.88%) Unified Communications
13 3 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.44%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.44%) HDInsight
3 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.44%) MySQL
3 2 (1.44%) Power BI
General
1 5 (3.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.16%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.16%) Legal
3 2 (1.44%) Back Office
4 1 (0.72%) Advertising
4 1 (0.72%) French Language
4 1 (0.72%) German Language
4 1 (0.72%) Law
4 1 (0.72%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Architect
2 14 (10.07%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (10.07%) Analyst
2 14 (10.07%) Support Engineer
3 11 (7.91%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (7.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.76%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (5.76%) Migration Architect
7 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Citrix Architect
7 7 (5.04%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Citrix Specialist
8 6 (4.32%) Citrix Support
8 6 (4.32%) Designer
8 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (4.32%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) .NET
1 3 (2.16%) WAP
2 2 (1.44%) Web Services
2 2 (1.44%) XML
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) CSS3
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) HTML5
3 1 (0.72%) jQuery
3 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (7.91%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.47%) PDA
4 8 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.32%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.88%) CESG
6 4 (2.88%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.88%) PKI
6 4 (2.88%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.16%) Clustering
7 3 (2.16%) CMDB
7 3 (2.16%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.44%) BYOD
8 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) FMCG
9 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 75 (53.96%) Windows
2 47 (33.81%) Windows Server
3 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.23%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.19%) Linux
8 7 (5.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.32%) Unix
9 6 (4.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.88%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.16%) Solaris
11 3 (2.16%) SUSE
12 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.39%) ITIL
2 19 (13.67%) Migration
3 13 (9.35%) Network Design
4 9 (6.47%) Load Balancing
4 9 (6.47%) Project Management
5 8 (5.76%) Presales
6 7 (5.04%) Risk Management
6 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.32%) Patch Management
8 5 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (2.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 4 (2.88%) Project Planning
9 4 (2.88%) Service Management
10 3 (2.16%) CRM
10 3 (2.16%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.16%) Line Management
10 3 (2.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (2.16%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) SQL
2 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.44%) Java
3 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.44%) PHP
4 1 (0.72%) C
4 1 (0.72%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) Python
4 1 (0.72%) Ruby
4 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (35.25%) Security Cleared
2 45 (32.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) CCNA
3 9 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.32%) CCNP
5 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.88%) LPIC
7 3 (2.16%) CCA
7 3 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.16%) MCSE
8 2 (1.44%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.44%) Degree
8 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.44%) MCSA
9 1 (0.72%) CCIE
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) COBIT
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) ISO22301
System Software
1 77 (55.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (20.86%) XenApp
3 28 (20.14%) XenDesktop
4 17 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (9.35%) XenServer
6 7 (5.04%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.32%) VMware Server
8 5 (3.60%) vSphere
9 4 (2.88%) Firmware
10 3 (2.16%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (14.39%) SCCM
2 8 (5.76%) SCOM
3 7 (5.04%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.60%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.16%) SmoothWall
6 2 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.44%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.72%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.72%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.72%) Simpana
7 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (35.25%) VMware
2 40 (28.78%) Microsoft
3 32 (23.02%) Cisco
4 13 (9.35%) Dell
5 10 (7.19%) IBM
5 10 (7.19%) Rackspace
6 9 (6.47%) HP
7 8 (5.76%) Juniper
7 8 (5.76%) NetApp
7 8 (5.76%) Sophos
8 6 (4.32%) Aruba
8 6 (4.32%) EMC
9 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.60%) Lotus
10 4 (2.88%) Avaya
10 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.16%) 3Com
11 3 (2.16%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.16%) Symantec
12 2 (1.44%) Nortel
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