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 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.35% 3.66% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 10.47% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £450 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.38% -2.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £294 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £482 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +6.53% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -23.68% +14.45%  

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 80 86 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 37.56% 34.96% 60.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 138 109
Median daily rate £450 £433 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.92% +23.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £231 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

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 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre

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 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) FireEye
3 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Cadence
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper