Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.01% 5.22% 5.42%
As % of the Vendors category 8.54% 9.83% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 26
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £148 £113 £153
90th Percentile £455 £406 £447
East of England median daily rate £349 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -0.36% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 26
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 316 356 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 46.88% 53.06% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 244 237
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £284 £250 £200
90th Percentile £538 £604 £588
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.92 £24.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.10% -37.58% +157.38%
10th Percentile £9.03 £7.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £27.98 £47.63 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.51% -1.20%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 2017. 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
Luton 0 8 £400 +3.23%
Dunstable +1 4 - - 1
Bedford -11 4 £265 +79.66%
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Migration
4 8 (29.63%) XenApp
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) LAN
7 5 (18.52%) Unix
7 5 (18.52%) MCSE
7 5 (18.52%) MCSA
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (18.52%) WAN
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
7 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (14.81%) Google
8 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
8 4 (14.81%) Application Packaging
8 4 (14.81%) SCCM
8 4 (14.81%) vSphere
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.41%) G Suite
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) TACACS
6 1 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) PC Support
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Application Packaging
3 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Data Security
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Governance
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.41%) CMMI
5 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) MCSA
1 5 (18.52%) MCSE
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) VCAP
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) XenApp
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Lotus
6 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) AppSense
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) Nokia
7 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
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