Period
to 8 December 2021

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 6 months to 8 December 2021 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
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 59 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 13 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.67% 1.78% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.35% 3.50% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 31
10th Percentile £135 £276 £213
25th Percentile £159 £295 £269
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £210 £335 £313
Median % change year-on-year -37.31% +7.20% -6.72%
75th Percentile £353 £390 £375
90th Percentile £524 £419 £525
England median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
10th Percentile " " £10.80
25th Percentile £14.25 " £11.25
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £12.50
75th Percentile £15.69 " £43.30
90th Percentile £16.03 " £44.32
England median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -3.33% -19.79% +6.86%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 661 371 824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.97% 50.75% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 228 481
10th Percentile £134 £155 £181
25th Percentile £270 £284 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
75th Percentile £520 £456 £500
90th Percentile £600 £525 £575
England median daily rate £508 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +9.14% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 70
10th Percentile £8.72 £9.81 £10.32
25th Percentile £10.39 £11.29 £11.34
Median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £15.20
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.89% +8.57%
75th Percentile £22.00 £19.00 £17.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £30.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £19.21 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -16.49% +22.99% +8.41%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 8 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +1 15 £160 - 2
Nottinghamshire -23 7 £540 +96.36% 3
Northamptonshire - 7 £195 -
Derbyshire -9 6 £244 -35.86% 1
Lincolnshire -6 2 £435 - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (64.29%) ITIL
5 26 (61.90%) Social Skills
6 19 (45.24%) Microsoft 365
7 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (38.10%) Linux
10 15 (35.71%) VMware
10 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (35.71%) Azure
11 14 (33.33%) Data Protection
11 14 (33.33%) Firewall
12 13 (30.95%) Middleware
12 13 (30.95%) Unix
12 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco
13 12 (28.57%) JBoss
13 12 (28.57%) SQL
13 12 (28.57%) Software AG
13 12 (28.57%) TOGAF
13 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 12 (28.57%) COBIT
14 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
14 11 (26.19%) Oracle
14 11 (26.19%) WAN
15 10 (23.81%) DHCP
15 10 (23.81%) VPN

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 12 (28.57%) JBoss
1 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.81%) NetWeaver
3 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (35.71%) Azure
3 10 (23.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 10 (23.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 10 (23.81%) IaaS
3 10 (23.81%) PaaS
3 10 (23.81%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) WAN
3 10 (23.81%) DHCP
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) MPLS
3 10 (23.81%) PBX
3 10 (23.81%) SD-WAN
3 10 (23.81%) Skype
3 10 (23.81%) VoIP
3 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 10 (23.81%) Wireless
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
1 10 (23.81%) DB2
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
1 10 (23.81%) SAP HANA
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 26 (61.90%) Social Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (21.43%) Designer
3 9 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Solutions Designer
4 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Designer
4 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 8 (19.05%) IT Architect
4 8 (19.05%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) IT Support
5 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Middleware
2 10 (23.81%) SAP Basis
3 3 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) PKI
1 10 (23.81%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 13 (30.95%) Unix
5 10 (23.81%) AIX
6 6 (14.29%) Android
6 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
7 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) ITIL
2 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
7 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
7 10 (23.81%) Decision-Making
7 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (23.81%) Due Diligence
7 10 (23.81%) High Availability
7 10 (23.81%) Identity Management
7 10 (23.81%) Microservices
7 10 (23.81%) Migration
7 10 (23.81%) Remediation Plan
7 10 (23.81%) Service Management
7 10 (23.81%) Storage Management
8 8 (19.05%) Conflict Resolution
9 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCP
3 2 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) COBIT
2 10 (23.81%) GDPR
2 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.81%) Docker
4 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 10 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (19.05%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
3 12 (28.57%) Software AG
4 11 (26.19%) Oracle
4 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
5 10 (23.81%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.38%) Intel
7 1 (2.38%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.38%) LogicMonitor