The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 28 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 13
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.84% 2.57% 10.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.95% 11.29% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 11
Median daily rate £450 £355 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +1.53% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% -  

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 Croydon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 76 62 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 46.63% 22.79% 63.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 62
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Croydon

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Operator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Computer Operator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Operator
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) FireEye
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft