Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Citrix
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 11.43% 8.42% 21.18%
As % of the Vendors category 15.69% 11.94% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 26
Bedford median daily rate £130 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -33.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £206
90th Percentile £195 £388 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -22.58% +29.17% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Bedford median hourly rate - - £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +64.38%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedford.

All Vendors
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 51 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 72.86% 70.53% 63.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 39
Bedford median daily rate £366 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.03% +7.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £152
90th Percentile £491 £458 £483
Bedfordshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Bedford median hourly rate £15.50 £9.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.62% -67.83% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.50 £32.03
% change year-on-year -12.30% -57.85% +146.37%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Bedford

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Bedford

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Bedford

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Bedford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) RSA SecurID
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) G Suite
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) NAS

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas