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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / East Midlands
Rank 58 68 57
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.81% 1.79% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.83% 4.08% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 18
Median daily rate £350 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £111 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £400 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £368
% change year-on-year +0.30% -11.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +5.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year -15.15% +3.61%  

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 720 711 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 48.23% 43.92% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 387 354
Median daily rate £350 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 41
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.30% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
Derbyshire +3 27 £350 +27.27% 1
Northamptonshire -1 6 £325 -18.75% 2
Leicestershire -5 5 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £350 - 6
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) XenApp
2 29 (42.65%) XenDesktop
3 27 (39.71%) VMware
4 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
6 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
7 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 18 (26.47%) AppSense
9 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (19.12%) Application Packaging
11 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.18%) Windows 10
12 11 (16.18%) SAN
13 10 (14.71%) HP
13 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.71%) ITIL
14 9 (13.24%) Cisco
14 9 (13.24%) Firewall
14 9 (13.24%) SCCM
15 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (11.76%) Office 365
15 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
16 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
16 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
17 6 (8.82%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related 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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.94%) IIS
6 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.47%) CMS
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) SAN
2 9 (13.24%) Firewall
3 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) VPN
5 4 (5.88%) Wireless
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.94%) MPLS
7 2 (2.94%) NGN
7 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.94%) SNMP
7 2 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (2.94%) TACACS
7 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.94%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.47%) DHCP
8 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.47%) LDAP
8 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Local Government
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Consultant
2 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Technical Leader
3 8 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
3 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) IT Support
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Wintel Support
7 3 (4.41%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.18%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.88%) Linux
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.41%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.94%) Unix
10 1 (1.47%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) Solaris
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Application Packaging
2 10 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (7.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.41%) Data Security
5 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.41%) Project Management
6 2 (2.94%) Fault Management
6 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.94%) Migration
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.94%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.94%) Service Design
6 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.47%) Change Control
7 1 (1.47%) People Management
7 1 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) VBScript
3 3 (4.41%) C
3 3 (4.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.94%) CCNP
6 2 (2.94%) CCSA
6 2 (2.94%) CCSE
6 2 (2.94%) MCP
6 2 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 29 (42.65%) XenApp
1 29 (42.65%) XenDesktop
2 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.94%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.94%) vCloud
5 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.94%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) VMware
2 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.47%) AppSense
4 10 (14.71%) HP
5 9 (13.24%) Cisco
6 6 (8.82%) NetApp
7 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
8 3 (4.41%) Lotus
8 3 (4.41%) Sophos
8 3 (4.41%) Veeam
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
9 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.94%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.94%) F5
9 2 (2.94%) Intel
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) Meraki
9 2 (2.94%) Nokia
9 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
Nottinghamshire
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