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 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 51 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 88 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.12% 2.63% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 6.42% 5.49% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 22
Median daily rate £331 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 7
Median hourly rate £10.96 £19.69 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.36% +31.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.22 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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
1370 1221 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.55% 48.00% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 721 527
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.22% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 32 £400 +14.28% 10
Solihull - 13 - - 2
Warwickshire -5 9 £375 +15.38% 3
Worcestershire -4 6 £165 - 1
Coventry -13 4 - - 2
Walsall +5 3 £200 - 2
Shropshire -38 3 £400 +60.00%
Staffordshire -2 2 - - 1
Halesowen - 2 £240 -
West Bromwich +5 1 £300 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 70 (51.85%) Windows
1 70 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 42 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 37 (27.41%) SC Cleared
5 35 (25.93%) VMware
6 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 30 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 29 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (19.26%) Windows 7
9 24 (17.78%) Cisco
10 23 (17.04%) Migration
11 22 (16.30%) ITIL
12 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (15.56%) SCCM
13 20 (14.81%) MS Office
13 20 (14.81%) XenApp
14 19 (14.07%) XenDesktop
15 17 (12.59%) Firewall
16 15 (11.11%) Windows XP
17 13 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (9.63%) Hybrid Cloud
18 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (8.89%) Wireless
18 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (8.89%) Juniper
19 11 (8.15%) MS Exchange
19 11 (8.15%) IBM
19 11 (8.15%) SQL

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 11 (8.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.93%) IBM Notes
2 8 (5.93%) IIS
3 4 (2.96%) IBM Domino
4 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.74%) CMS
5 1 (0.74%) Drupal
5 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (14.81%) MS Office
2 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 17 (12.59%) Firewall
3 12 (8.89%) Wireless
4 11 (8.15%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (7.41%) DNS
5 10 (7.41%) SAN
6 8 (5.93%) DAB
7 7 (5.19%) VoIP
8 6 (4.44%) Internet
8 6 (4.44%) LAN
8 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.44%) WAN
9 5 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (3.70%) VPN
10 4 (2.96%) SSL
11 3 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.22%) Intranet
11 3 (2.22%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (5.19%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (2.22%) Billing
3 3 (2.22%) Law
3 3 (2.22%) Publishing
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Front Office
4 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (11.85%) Architect
1 16 (11.85%) Support Engineer
2 15 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (11.11%) Analyst
3 14 (10.37%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (8.15%) Citrix Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (5.93%) Network Engineer
5 8 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Migration Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Designer
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) IT Support
8 5 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) .NET
2 3 (2.22%) WAP
2 3 (2.22%) Web Services
2 3 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) CSS3
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
3 1 (0.74%) jQuery
3 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (5.93%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.96%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
3 4 (2.96%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.22%) BYOD
4 3 (2.22%) CMDB
4 3 (2.22%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.22%) PKI
5 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.48%) NHS
5 2 (1.48%) PDA
5 2 (1.48%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 70 (51.85%) Windows
2 30 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (19.26%) Windows 7
5 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.93%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.44%) Linux
10 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.48%) Android
11 2 (1.48%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.48%) Unix
12 1 (0.74%) AIX
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.04%) Migration
2 22 (16.30%) ITIL
3 9 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (5.93%) Network Design
4 8 (5.93%) Presales
5 7 (5.19%) Project Management
5 7 (5.19%) Risk Management
6 6 (4.44%) Service Management
7 5 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.96%) Load Balancing
8 4 (2.96%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.22%) Application Packaging
9 3 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.22%) Line Management
9 3 (2.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (2.22%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.15%) SQL
2 5 (3.70%) Java
3 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.48%) PHP
5 1 (0.74%) C
5 1 (0.74%) C#
5 1 (0.74%) C++
5 1 (0.74%) Python
5 1 (0.74%) Ruby
5 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 37 (27.41%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.93%) CCNA
4 8 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.96%) CCNP
5 4 (2.96%) LPIC
6 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.48%) Degree
6 2 (1.48%) HNC
6 2 (1.48%) MCSA
6 2 (1.48%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) CCAA
7 1 (0.74%) CCENT
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
7 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) PMP
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) COBIT
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.81%) XenApp
3 19 (14.07%) XenDesktop
4 10 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.41%) XenServer
5 6 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.96%) Firmware
6 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (15.56%) SCCM
2 7 (5.19%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.44%) SCOM
4 5 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.70%) WSUS
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Intune
6 3 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.22%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.74%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.74%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.74%) Simpana
7 1 (0.74%) vRealize
7 1 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.74%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.93%) VMware
3 24 (17.78%) Cisco
4 12 (8.89%) Juniper
5 11 (8.15%) IBM
6 10 (7.41%) Rackspace
7 9 (6.67%) Dell
7 9 (6.67%) Sophos
8 8 (5.93%) NetApp
9 7 (5.19%) Lotus
10 6 (4.44%) HP
11 5 (3.70%) Aruba
11 5 (3.70%) Symantec
12 4 (2.96%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.96%) Oracle
12 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.22%) EMC
13 3 (2.22%) ServiceNow
14 2 (1.48%) iManage
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago