Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 87 66
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 40 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.12% 1.34% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 3.23% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 30
Bristol median daily rate £400 £238 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -17.75% +28.33%
10th Percentile £295 £129 £154
90th Percentile £516 £431 £350
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £34.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.44% +29.52% +45.83%
10th Percentile £35.08 £31.80 £13.88
90th Percentile £42.63 £34.00 £39.63
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £32.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +15.54% +71.05% -5.44%

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 710 711 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.65% 41.46% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 475 498
Bristol median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £224 £225 £225
90th Percentile £513 £513 £502
South West median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 29
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £25.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.20% +2.04% +25.64%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.83 £11.10
90th Percentile £131.30 £43.15 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £35.38 £23.25
% change year-on-year -20.85% +52.15% +15.18%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (65.00%) Windows
4 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
6 18 (45.00%) Linux
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (32.50%) Thin Client
9 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
9 13 (32.50%) Fat Client
10 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (30.00%) ITIL
11 11 (27.50%) XenApp
11 11 (27.50%) XenServer
11 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
13 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (22.50%) Selenium
13 9 (22.50%) Google
13 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (22.50%) JSP
13 9 (22.50%) Struts
13 9 (22.50%) Java
13 9 (22.50%) Ant

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 9 (22.50%) JBoss
1 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (22.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (22.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (22.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 5 (12.50%) SAN
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) Skype
5 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) NAS
6 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Ant
1 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
1 9 (22.50%) Selenium
1 9 (22.50%) Travis CI
1 9 (22.50%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Support
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) JSP
1 9 (22.50%) Struts
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Fat Client
1 13 (32.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (45.00%) Linux
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Change Management
2 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) Scrum
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.00%) Server Building
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) APMP
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.50%) MCDST
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MOS
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
4 11 (27.50%) XenApp
4 11 (27.50%) XenServer
5 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (10.00%) vSphere
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (7.50%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
10 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Ansible
1 9 (22.50%) Packer
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
1 9 (22.50%) Terraform
2 8 (20.00%) SCCM
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.50%) WSUS
3 3 (7.50%) XenMobile
4 2 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (5.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.50%) SCOM
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Google
3 9 (22.50%) MKS
4 5 (12.50%) Ivanti
5 4 (10.00%) Wyse
6 3 (7.50%) CA
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) CommVault
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec