Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 19 July 2018 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 37 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.43% 4.04% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 9.06% 8.68% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 20
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.36% +11.25%
10th Percentile £160 £148 £113
90th Percentile £489 £455 £406
East of England median daily rate £344 £348 £350
% change year-on-year -1.08% -0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.88 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.79% - -

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 Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 298 311 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 48.93% 46.49% 53.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 193 244
Bedfordshire median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% - -
10th Percentile £196 £288 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £604
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £14.92 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% -39.10% -37.58%
10th Percentile £13.20 £9.03 £7.88
90th Percentile £36.25 £27.98 £47.63
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Bedfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +6 8 £430 +62.26% 3
Luton -7 4 £450 +12.50% 2
Henlow - 3 £425 -
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) HP
4 13 (48.15%) Oracle
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) Service Management
4 13 (48.15%) Migration
4 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (33.33%) V-Model
7 9 (33.33%) Data Quality
7 9 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (33.33%) SDLC
7 9 (33.33%) Teradata
7 9 (33.33%) Data Management
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 9 (33.33%) Data Mapping
7 9 (33.33%) Data Integration
7 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) DataStage
7 9 (33.33%) QualityStage
7 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 9 (33.33%) Informix
7 9 (33.33%) DB2
7 9 (33.33%) XML

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) FTP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
3 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.81%) MPLS
3 4 (14.81%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) DataStage
1 9 (33.33%) DB2
1 9 (33.33%) Informix
1 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (33.33%) QualityStage
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) ETL Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) DataStage Developer
4 6 (22.22%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
6 4 (14.81%) Storage Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) XML
1 9 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
3 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
1 13 (48.15%) Migration
1 13 (48.15%) Service Management
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 9 (33.33%) Data Management
2 9 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 9 (33.33%) ETL
2 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 9 (33.33%) SDLC
2 9 (33.33%) V-Model
3 6 (22.22%) Email Migration
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Logistics
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) HP
2 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Teradata
5 8 (29.63%) IBM
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
7 4 (14.81%) CommVault
7 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 4 (14.81%) EqualLogic
7 4 (14.81%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
7 4 (14.81%) Veritas
8 3 (11.11%) Symantec
9 2 (7.41%) Altiris
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco
10 1 (3.70%) Nortel