The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 32 30 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.13% 1.10% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 1.95% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.32
% change year-on-year -15.15% +1.10%  

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 Bracknell.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 145 154 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 54.72% 56.41% 53.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 83 61
Median daily rate £363 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £253 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -26.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.14 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £15.60 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Bracknell

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Bracknell

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Bracknell

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 9 (47.37%) VMware
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
1 9 (47.37%) AirWatch
2 7 (36.84%) Android
3 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) Xamarin
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
3 6 (31.58%) Android Development
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) VBScript
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) Bluetooth
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.79%) SCCM
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
7 2 (10.53%) Identity Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Android Development
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
1 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) AirWatch
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) Netcool
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (5.26%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Xamarin
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Meridio
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas