Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 90 60
Rank change year-on-year +11 -30 +16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 52 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.48% 1.22% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 5.99% 3.16% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 30
Bristol median daily rate £380 £313 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.60% +27.94% -14.30%
10th Percentile £271 £253 £123
90th Percentile £497 £585 £338
South West median daily rate £400 £313 £237
% change year-on-year +28.00% +32.00% -13.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £39.78 £52.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +400.00% -36.36%
10th Percentile £35.08 £46.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £43.23 £58.75 £10.75
South West median hourly rate £39.78 £17.50 £12.38
% change year-on-year +127.29% +41.41% -27.21%

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 868 727 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.45% 38.63% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 508 442
Bristol median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £270 £217 £205
90th Percentile £580 £562 £505
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £369
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.47% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 40
Bristol median hourly rate £39.50 £18.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.08% -6.88% +8.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.63 £11.85
90th Percentile £64.75 £54.25 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £23.14
% change year-on-year +66.32% +2.65% -14.31%

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 20 January 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
1 30 (57.69%) SC Cleared
2 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
3 27 (51.92%) NetScaler
4 26 (50.00%) Windows
5 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
6 21 (40.38%) XenApp
7 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
9 18 (34.62%) VMware
9 18 (34.62%) SCCM
10 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
11 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
12 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
12 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
12 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (21.15%) Office 365
13 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
13 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
14 10 (19.23%) Ivanti
14 10 (19.23%) ITIL
14 10 (19.23%) Firewall
15 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (17.31%) Skype
15 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (15.38%) Fat Client

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 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.15%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) NetScaler
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 9 (17.31%) Skype
4 6 (11.54%) LAN
5 5 (9.62%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (7.69%) Internet
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.77%) SAN
8 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.92%) Network Security
9 1 (1.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Law
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Support
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 8 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
3 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
3 8 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Document Management
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.85%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.92%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (1.92%) Budget Control
6 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) SC Cleared
1 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.38%) CCA
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (15.38%) MCSE
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.92%) MCDST
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 21 (40.38%) XenApp
3 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
5 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (13.46%) XenServer
8 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (34.62%) VMware
3 10 (19.23%) Ivanti
4 8 (15.38%) CA
4 8 (15.38%) Wyse
5 6 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Aderant
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) iManage
6 2 (3.85%) Mitel
6 2 (3.85%) OpenText
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) IBM