The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 29 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.92% 2.11% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.23% 5.36% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 18
Median daily rate £319 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £218 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.13 £14.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.39% -68.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £13.20 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £14.00 £53.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.68% +8.57%  

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 the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 685 597 687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 45.45% 39.35% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 373 373
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 35
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -28.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £10.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.35 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 8 £356 - 1
Derbyshire -22 8 £206 -51.47% 4
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £375 +25.00% 3
Leicestershire -12 4 £125 -52.38%
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 30 (42.25%) XenDesktop
3 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
4 26 (36.62%) Active Directory
5 24 (33.80%) XenApp
6 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
6 22 (30.99%) VMware
7 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
8 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
9 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (22.54%) AppSense
11 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (19.72%) SAN
12 14 (19.72%) ITIL
13 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
14 12 (16.90%) Application Packaging
14 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (15.49%) HP
15 11 (15.49%) Cisco
15 11 (15.49%) Migration
15 11 (15.49%) Finance
16 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
16 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
16 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
17 9 (12.68%) Windows 10
18 8 (11.27%) SCCM
18 8 (11.27%) Linux

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (8.45%) IBM Notes
5 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.82%) IIS
7 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.41%) CMS
8 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) VPN
3 6 (8.45%) DNS
3 6 (8.45%) Firewall
4 4 (5.63%) DHCP
4 4 (5.63%) FTP
4 4 (5.63%) NetScaler
4 4 (5.63%) Wireless
5 3 (4.23%) LAN
5 3 (4.23%) Network Security
5 3 (4.23%) SSL
5 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.23%) WAN
5 3 (4.23%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.82%) Internet
6 2 (2.82%) NAS
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.41%) NGN
7 1 (1.41%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.82%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) Citrix Consultant
2 8 (11.27%) Consultant
2 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Technical Leader
3 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) IT Support
5 5 (7.04%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.23%) ERP Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) ADSI
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
4 4 (5.63%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.63%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) AS400
6 1 (1.41%) CESG
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
3 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 10
6 8 (11.27%) Linux
7 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
7 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.86%) Windows XP
8 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.04%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.82%) Android
11 1 (1.41%) Solaris
11 1 (1.41%) Unix
11 1 (1.41%) VMS
11 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Application Packaging
3 11 (15.49%) Migration
4 7 (9.86%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.63%) Data Transformation
6 4 (5.63%) ERP
7 3 (4.23%) Change Control
7 3 (4.23%) Data Security
7 3 (4.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 2 (2.82%) Content Management
8 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.82%) System Testing
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) VBScript
3 3 (4.23%) C
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
2 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) CCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCSE
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 30 (42.25%) XenDesktop
2 26 (36.62%) Active Directory
3 24 (33.80%) XenApp
4 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.86%) vSphere
7 3 (4.23%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.41%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.41%) vCloud
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (4.23%) SCOM
3 2 (2.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
4 1 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.99%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) AppSense
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco
4 11 (15.49%) HP
5 8 (11.27%) NetApp
6 6 (8.45%) Lotus
7 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.82%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.82%) Google
8 2 (2.82%) IBM
8 2 (2.82%) Intel
8 2 (2.82%) Meraki
8 2 (2.82%) Sophos
8 2 (2.82%) Veeam
9 1 (1.41%) CommVault
9 1 (1.41%) McAfee
9 1 (1.41%) Remedy
9 1 (1.41%) Symantec
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