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 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
South West / Bristol
Rank 50 59 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.21% 1.44% 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 5.22% 3.53% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 29
Median daily rate £300 £343 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.40% -11.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £293 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £383 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £72.00
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 Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 345 368 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 42.28% 40.66% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 263 219
Median daily rate £352 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.84% -1.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.39 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.55% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £18.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £30.00 £50.00
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Bristol

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) Windows 7
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
5 16 (55.17%) MS Office
6 15 (51.72%) SCCM
7 13 (44.83%) XenApp
7 13 (44.83%) VMware
7 13 (44.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (41.38%) AppSense
8 12 (41.38%) Finance
9 11 (37.93%) Thin Client
9 11 (37.93%) XenDesktop
9 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (37.93%) Fat Client
10 10 (34.48%) Wyse
10 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
10 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
11 8 (27.59%) DNS
11 8 (27.59%) Office 365
12 7 (24.14%) ITIL
12 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco
13 6 (20.69%) Dell
13 6 (20.69%) Symantec
13 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
13 6 (20.69%) BitLocker
13 6 (20.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills

Citrix
Top Related 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 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Floorwalker
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Fat Client
1 11 (37.93%) Thin Client
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Signage
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) AS400
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Android
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Unix
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) SIEM
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) BCP
5 1 (3.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (44.83%) XenApp
3 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (37.93%) XenDesktop
4 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
5 6 (20.69%) BitLocker
5 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (6.90%) Snort
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.90%) Nessus
3 2 (6.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) AppSense
4 10 (34.48%) Wyse
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) Symantec
6 4 (13.79%) CA
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
7 3 (10.34%) Xerox
8 2 (6.90%) Polycom
8 2 (6.90%) ScanSafe
9 1 (3.45%) EMC