The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 June 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.05% 0.79% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 1.39% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -22.66% +7.14%  

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 Cheltenham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 33 72 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 44.59% 57.14% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 50
Median daily rate £325 £330 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% -20.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £428 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.23 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.32% -68.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Cheltenham

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Law

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft