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 27 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 53 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.64% 1.88% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 4.82% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 16
Median daily rate £333 £320 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +69.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £12.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.00% -31.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year -23.68% +12.29%  

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 368 332 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 43.19% 39.10% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 223 204
Median daily rate £381 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% -39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.50 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £33.45 £53.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) VMware
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (43.33%) XenApp
7 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
10 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (23.33%) Office 365
10 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
10 7 (23.33%) Fat Client
10 7 (23.33%) SCCM
10 7 (23.33%) Thin Client
10 7 (23.33%) Wyse
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (23.33%) AppSense
11 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
12 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop

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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.00%) Billing
4 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Fat Client
1 7 (23.33%) Thin Client
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Signage
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) Android
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (43.33%) XenApp
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
5 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (13.33%) XenServer
8 3 (10.00%) BitLocker
9 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) AppSense
3 7 (23.33%) Wyse
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) CA
6 2 (6.67%) Xerox
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Polycom