Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 45 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -44
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.01% 2.06% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 4.92% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £350 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +19.15% +80.77%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £227
90th Percentile £415 £375 £448
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £456 £300 £294
% change year-on-year +52.08% +2.13% +67.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £16.63 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.79% -2.94% -38.18%
10th Percentile £16.13 £15.75 £16.50
90th Percentile £17.13 £17.25 £17.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -27.27% +37.50% -56.36%

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 Cambridge.

All Vendors
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 235 264 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.81% 41.77% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 138 253
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.03% +13.01%
10th Percentile £200 £234 £236
90th Percentile £570 £554 £573
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £404
% change year-on-year -9.38% -0.93% +15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 27
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -19.51% -18.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £15.77
90th Percentile £44.30 £43.75 £59.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year -8.81% - -31.00%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) vMotion
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
5 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN

Citrix
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds