The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 3 months to 29 June 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
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 62 59
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 57 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 2.42% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 4.75% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 37
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £235 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.57% -41.25%  
10th Percentile £228 £146 £261
90th Percentile £413 £363 £493
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +147.31%  
South East median hourly rate £18.26 £29.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -37.03% +61.11%  

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 Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 885 1201 1258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.41% 51.04% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 1170 1083
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
10th Percentile £269 £220 £245
90th Percentile £613 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 149 131
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.00 £39.50
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £19.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +3.21%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Berkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Berkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Berkshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Berkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell 0 3 £269 -9.73% 1
Reading -4 3 £375 +59.57% 2
Windsor - 2 - -
Newbury +5 1 £200 +33.33%
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Slough -6 1 £430 +91.11% 1
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) VMware
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 15 (36.59%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) Linux
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
5 14 (34.15%) Data Centre
6 13 (31.71%) Migration
7 12 (29.27%) HP
8 10 (24.39%) Unix
8 10 (24.39%) IBM
8 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.95%) Data Migration
9 9 (21.95%) Google
9 9 (21.95%) Sun
9 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
9 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
9 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
10 8 (19.51%) Office 365
10 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) DNS
12 6 (14.63%) SAN
12 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (12.20%) XenApp
13 5 (12.20%) Windows 10

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
5 4 (9.76%) ATM
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) BGP
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.88%) Internet
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) NAS
8 1 (2.44%) Skype
8 1 (2.44%) SMTP
8 1 (2.44%) SSL
8 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MS Access
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (17.07%) IT Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) RESTful
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
3 5 (12.20%) Clustering
4 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
4 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.44%) CESG
7 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Unix
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Migration
2 9 (21.95%) Data Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.88%) Presales
4 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (2.44%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Server Hardening
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) VB
3 2 (4.88%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) CCIE
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.88%) VCP6
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Netcool
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.32%) Unicenter
3 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.44%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
4 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) HP
4 10 (24.39%) IBM
5 9 (21.95%) Google
5 9 (21.95%) Sun
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 3 (7.32%) Meridio
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) McAfee
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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