The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 29 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.

Citrix
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 39 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.14% 1.93% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 4.64% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £102 £268 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.86% +24.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.02 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.87% -27.27%  
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 Coventry.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 151 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 37.61% 41.71% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 95 77
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -43.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.15 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £20.50 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Coventry

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) NHS
4 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) CCA
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) GCIH
1 1 (12.50%) GIAC
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas