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 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 96 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 48 69 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 2.73% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 6.26% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 45
Median daily rate £275 £330 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £232 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £426 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £313 £301
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 19
Median hourly rate £14.38 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.79% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.53 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.13 £16.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
1508 1102 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.01% 43.59% 49.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 527 601
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 80 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £11.00 £9.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.44 £29.90
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 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 September 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 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
Birmingham -7 20 £250 -23.07% 4
Worcestershire - 9 £240 - 1
Staffordshire -1 5 £420 +110.00%
Warwickshire -5 3 £330 -19.01% 3
Coventry -18 3 £290 +7.40% 2
Herefordshire -2 2 £100 -73.68%
Solihull -5 1 - - 3
Shropshire -26 1 £275 - 1
Walsall - 1 £125 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 72 (54.96%) Active Directory
2 70 (53.44%) Windows
3 48 (36.64%) Security Cleared
4 47 (35.88%) VMware
5 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
5 43 (32.82%) SC Cleared
6 41 (31.30%) Windows Server
7 36 (27.48%) NetScaler
8 34 (25.95%) Cisco
9 31 (23.66%) MS Exchange
9 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (19.85%) XenDesktop
11 25 (19.08%) XenApp
12 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (15.27%) Migration
13 20 (15.27%) ITIL
14 18 (13.74%) SQL
14 18 (13.74%) DNS
14 18 (13.74%) SAN
15 17 (12.98%) Firewall
15 17 (12.98%) Windows 7
16 16 (12.21%) SCCM
16 16 (12.21%) MS Office
17 15 (11.45%) DHCP
18 14 (10.69%) Dell
18 14 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (10.69%) Data Centre

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 31 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.58%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.05%) IBM Notes
5 4 (3.05%) IIS
6 3 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.53%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) MS Office
2 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.63%) Office 365
4 2 (1.53%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.48%) NetScaler
2 18 (13.74%) DNS
2 18 (13.74%) SAN
3 17 (12.98%) Firewall
4 15 (11.45%) DHCP
5 12 (9.16%) Wireless
6 11 (8.40%) DAB
7 10 (7.63%) NAS
8 9 (6.87%) VLAN
9 7 (5.34%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.34%) WAN
10 6 (4.58%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (4.58%) VoIP
11 5 (3.82%) LAN
12 4 (3.05%) SSL
12 4 (3.05%) VPN
13 3 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.53%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.53%) HDInsight
3 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.53%) MySQL
3 2 (1.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
1 2 (1.53%) Back Office
1 2 (1.53%) Finance
1 2 (1.53%) Publishing
2 1 (0.76%) French Language
2 1 (0.76%) German Language
2 1 (0.76%) Retail
2 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (19.85%) Architect
2 15 (11.45%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (6.87%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.11%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Migration Architect
7 7 (5.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Citrix Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Operations Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Support Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Citrix Specialist
8 6 (4.58%) Citrix Support
8 6 (4.58%) Designer
8 6 (4.58%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (8.40%) Blackberry
4 9 (6.87%) PDA
5 6 (4.58%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.05%) CESG
6 4 (3.05%) Clustering
6 4 (3.05%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.05%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.29%) CMDB
7 3 (2.29%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.29%) Replication
8 2 (1.53%) BYOD
9 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.76%) FMCG
9 1 (0.76%) PKI
9 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (53.44%) Windows
2 41 (31.30%) Windows Server
3 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (12.98%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.63%) Linux
7 9 (6.87%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.34%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.58%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.82%) Unix
11 3 (2.29%) Solaris
11 3 (2.29%) SUSE
11 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) ITIL
1 20 (15.27%) Migration
2 13 (9.92%) Network Design
2 13 (9.92%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.11%) Presales
3 8 (6.11%) Project Management
4 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
4 7 (5.34%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (4.58%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.82%) Patch Management
7 4 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (3.05%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.05%) Service Management
8 3 (2.29%) Line Management
8 3 (2.29%) Network Architecture
8 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (1.53%) Analytics
9 2 (1.53%) Machine Learning
9 2 (1.53%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.74%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.53%) VBA
4 1 (0.76%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (36.64%) Security Cleared
2 43 (32.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.11%) CCNA
3 8 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.34%) CCNP
5 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.05%) LPIC
7 3 (2.29%) CCA
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.29%) MCSA
7 3 (2.29%) MCSE
8 2 (1.53%) CCDA
8 2 (1.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.76%) CCDP
9 1 (0.76%) CCIE
9 1 (0.76%) HNC
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) COBIT
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 72 (54.96%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.85%) XenDesktop
3 25 (19.08%) XenApp
4 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (9.16%) XenServer
6 8 (6.11%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.58%) VMware Server
8 5 (3.82%) vSphere
9 4 (3.05%) Firmware
10 3 (2.29%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.53%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (12.21%) SCCM
2 7 (5.34%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.58%) SCOM
4 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.76%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.76%) Netcool
7 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (35.88%) VMware
2 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
3 34 (25.95%) Cisco
4 14 (10.69%) Dell
5 10 (7.63%) IBM
5 10 (7.63%) Rackspace
6 6 (4.58%) Aruba
6 6 (4.58%) EMC
6 6 (4.58%) HP
6 6 (4.58%) Juniper
6 6 (4.58%) NetApp
6 6 (4.58%) Sophos
7 5 (3.82%) Avaya
7 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.29%) 3Com
9 3 (2.29%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.29%) Lotus
9 3 (2.29%) Nortel
9 3 (2.29%) Symantec
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Rate: £20000 Per Annum 2 Year Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 4 days ago