Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 63 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 35 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.78% 2.76% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.32% 6.94% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 10
Bristol median daily rate £313 £255 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.55% +20.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £253 £123 £120
90th Percentile £575 £350 £399
South West median daily rate £313 £250 £263
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Bristol median hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.52% +56.72% +21.82%
10th Percentile £32.08 £13.88 £16.25
90th Percentile £51.33 £39.63 £19.43
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £15.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year +115.87% -13.70% -16.09%

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 811 677 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.15% 39.80% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 458 444
Bristol median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +0.69% -4.61%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £163
90th Percentile £538 £514 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 33
Bristol median hourly rate £21.81 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.87% +13.51% +10.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.89
90th Percentile £50.88 £43.75 £41.80
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% +24.63%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Bristol

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Bristol

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Bristol

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Bristol

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 9 (25.71%) XenApp
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
8 8 (22.86%) SCOM
9 7 (20.00%) SCCM
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) SAN
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) IBM
11 5 (14.29%) Office 365
11 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (11.43%) XenServer

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.43%) Skype
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) Extranet
6 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.86%) Intranet
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Billing
4 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) COM
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Android
10 1 (2.86%) Solaris
10 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.57%) Line Management
3 3 (8.57%) MODAF
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.71%) ArchiMate
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
5 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) XenServer
6 2 (5.71%) Xen
6 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCOM
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) EMC
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) AppSense
6 1 (2.86%) BT
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Siebel
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas