The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 37 40 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.95% 1.47% 5.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 3.37% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £275 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +3.07% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 Cambridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 141 178 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 44.76% 43.63% 57.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 114 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 13
Median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.57% +131.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £60.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Cambridge

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cambridge

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) DameWare
4 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) X-Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) MCSA
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (11.11%) HP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) DameWare
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft