Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 82 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 +19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 45 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.12% 1.73% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 5.49% 4.20% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 34
Bristol median daily rate £400 £313 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +22.55% +20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £253 £123
90th Percentile £514 £585 £350
South West median daily rate £353 £313 £250
% change year-on-year +12.80% +25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £34.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.44% +29.52% +56.72%
10th Percentile £35.08 £32.08 £13.88
90th Percentile £43.05 £51.33 £39.63
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £34.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +10.44% +115.87% -13.70%

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 820 810 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.57% 41.18% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 567 457
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +0.69%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 18 41
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £21.81 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.38% +3.87% +13.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £69.00 £50.88 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £28.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year +44.45% +35.29% -15.00%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018, 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 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) Windows Server
4 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 20 (44.44%) NetScaler
5 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (35.56%) XenApp
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.89%) SCCM
9 12 (26.67%) XenDesktop
10 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
10 11 (24.44%) Fat Client
10 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (24.44%) Thin Client
11 10 (22.22%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) Firewall
11 10 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 8 (17.78%) Office 365
13 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.78%) XenServer
13 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
13 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
14 7 (15.56%) ITIL
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office

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 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (17.78%) Office 365
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) Skype
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) DNS
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Ant
1 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.89%) Selenium
1 4 (8.89%) Travis CI
1 4 (8.89%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Azure Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 6 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Packager
7 1 (2.22%) Desktop Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Support
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) JSP
1 4 (8.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Fat Client
1 11 (24.44%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
1 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
2 6 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.89%) Change Management
3 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (8.89%) DevOps
3 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (13.33%) CCA
3 6 (13.33%) MCSE
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (35.56%) XenApp
4 12 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 10 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (17.78%) XenServer
7 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (6.67%) vSphere
10 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Ansible
2 4 (8.89%) Packer
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Terraform
3 3 (6.67%) XenMobile
4 2 (4.44%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) VMware
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Wyse
4 6 (13.33%) CA
4 6 (13.33%) Ivanti
5 4 (8.89%) Google
5 4 (8.89%) MKS
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) CommVault
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp