Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 80 85
Rank change year-on-year -27 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing Citrix 29 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 1.77% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 3.83% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 39
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £373 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.59% +50.00% +78.08%
10th Percentile £209 £365 £239
90th Percentile £544 £550 £402
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £13.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +357.14% -34.38% +45.45%
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £18.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.50% +9.38%

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 1047 809 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.33% 46.26% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 422 531
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £230 £208
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 43 48
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £10.80 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.04% -32.20% +27.44%
10th Percentile £8.79 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £34.55 £26.95 £30.15
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%

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 22 November 2017.

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
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 22 November 2017. 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 -32 26 £373 -25.50% 3
Princes Risborough - 1 £130 -
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 12 (41.38%) Office 365
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
7 11 (37.93%) SCCM
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
8 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
9 9 (31.03%) XenApp
9 9 (31.03%) MCSE
9 9 (31.03%) HP
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (24.14%) Unix
11 7 (24.14%) SAN
11 7 (24.14%) ITIL V3
12 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (20.69%) Windows 10

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 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) NAS
3 3 (10.34%) Skype
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.34%) IDOL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Release Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (24.14%) Unix
7 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Vista
8 4 (13.79%) Solaris
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.34%) Android
9 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL V3
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) ITSM
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) MCSE
4 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) CCNA
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (13.79%) MCP
7 3 (10.34%) MCITP
8 2 (6.90%) CCSP
8 2 (6.90%) GSAE
8 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.45%) MCSA
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
4 9 (31.03%) XenApp
5 5 (17.24%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
7 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) SCOM
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
5 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.90%) OpenView
5 2 (6.90%) OVSD
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
6 1 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) AppSense
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) Sun
6 3 (10.34%) Apple
6 3 (10.34%) Kofax
6 3 (10.34%) StorageTek
7 2 (6.90%) Altiris
7 2 (6.90%) Computacenter
7 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) Genesys
8 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.45%) PlateSpin