Period
to 11 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 11 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 58 114
Rank change year-on-year -6 +56 -39
Contract jobs citing Citrix 34 63 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.47% 3.67% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.17% 7.88% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 42 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £394 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.70% -25.50%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £209
90th Percentile £475 £491 £544
South East median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.38% +2.67% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.00 £12.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.00% -79.17% +357.14%
South East median hourly rate £20.17 £20.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% +9.46% +0.20%

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 Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 658 800 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.79% 46.59% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 439 467
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £243 £232 £192
90th Percentile £551 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 73 76
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -25.18% +69.76%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.00 £8.79
90th Percentile £34.00 £16.00 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £19.71 £16.18 £17.00
% change year-on-year +21.85% -4.85% +11.48%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Buckinghamshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 11 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 29 £400 +1.59% 11
Bletchley - 3 - -
Buckingham - 1 £274 -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 3
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 11 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 13 (38.24%) ITIL
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
8 11 (32.35%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) Change Management
9 10 (29.41%) Service Management
9 10 (29.41%) NetApp
9 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL V3
10 9 (26.47%) Office 365
10 9 (26.47%) ITSM
10 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 9 (26.47%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (23.53%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (23.53%) SCCM
11 8 (23.53%) vCloud
11 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (20.59%) Azure
12 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
13 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.94%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 7 (20.59%) Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
1 3 (8.82%) PBX
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
1 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) VSAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
1 3 (8.82%) Publishing
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
1 3 (8.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
3 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.76%) Unix
8 2 (5.88%) Android
8 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Change Management
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 10 (29.41%) Service Management
4 9 (26.47%) ITSM
5 5 (14.71%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (8.82%) ISMS
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Network Design
7 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
7 3 (8.82%) Security Management
7 3 (8.82%) Server Building
7 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.82%) C
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (26.47%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (11.76%) CCA
7 3 (8.82%) MCTS
7 3 (8.82%) VCAP
7 3 (8.82%) VCP4
7 3 (8.82%) VCP5
8 2 (5.88%) MCITP
8 2 (5.88%) MCSE
9 1 (2.94%) ACMT
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) vCloud
3 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.82%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) VMware NSX
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) Xen
7 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.82%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.88%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (2.94%) DameWare
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) NetApp
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.82%) Apple
6 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) IFS
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (5.88%) Mitel
7 2 (5.88%) SAP
7 2 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Adobe
8 1 (2.94%) Bomgar
8 1 (2.94%) ConnectWise
8 1 (2.94%) iManage
8 1 (2.94%) MobileIron